-What costs have so far accumulated in relation to the suspension of CC ACC Beale?
-Please include all costs including salary, pension, expenses and legal costs to the force
-Please also provide costs to date for the misconduct hearing held into allegations against ACC Beale including legal costs, venue hire and stenographer.
Whilst Mr Beale was suspended, a salary was paid pro rata, as per Assistant Chief Constable pay scales. See below:
Pensions are not considered a cost to the Force since the Pension scheme is supported by contributions from current employees and the Home Office.
The legal cost to the Force has been £8,550 for disciplinary matters. There are no other legal costs.