Virdi v The Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis [2000] ET/2202774/98

Reports relating to this case:

  • £100,000 for hurt feelings

    Date:
    1 March 2001

    Record compensation for injury to feelings of £100,000, together with an additional sum of £25,000 for aggravated damages, has been awarded by a London Central employment tribunal (Chair: J R Hill) to an Asian police officer discriminated against on grounds of race, in Virdi v The Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis.

  • Race hate-mail suspect victim of race bias

    Date:
    1 September 2000

    An Asian police officer who was suspended from duty following an investigation into allegations that he had sent racist hate mail to black colleagues was unlawfully discriminated against on grounds of race, rules a London North employment tribunal (Chair: J R Hill) in Virdi v The Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis.