Schofield v Chief Constable of West Yorkshire Police [1999] ICR 193 CA

Reports relating to this case:

  • PC traumatised by gunfire wins damages claim

    Date:
    1 July 1998

    In Peter Nobes, the Chief Constable of West Yorkshire Police v Lynne Schofield, the Court of Appeal has upheld damages of £151,000 awarded to a former police officer who suffered post-traumatic stress disorder when a colleague fired a gun unexpectedly at close range.