Statement on inappropriate Tweets from Merseyside Police account November 2nd, 2015 Connor_Henderson Latest News Shares Comments Temporary Assistant Chief Constable Rob Carden said: “We would like to sincerely apologise for the offensive and inappropriate tweet sent from the Merseyside force account this afternoon (Sunday, 1 November). The comments made do not reflect the strenuous efforts made by Merseyside Police to investigate serious sexual crimes and protect victims. “Merseyside Police takes every report of sexual offences extremely seriously and has dedicated officers within the force’s Unity Team who are specially trained to both thoroughly investigate allegations and make sure that those reporting them are properly supported. “A full investigation has been launched into the inappropriate use of the Merseyside Police Twitter account.” Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!