Police officer bitten at domestic incident in north Derbyshire

A police officer was bitten by a ‘violent’ offender while attending a domestic incident in north Derbyshire.

By Tim Paget
Friday, 31st December 2021, 10:30 am

Officers from the Chesterfield Response Unit said the incident took place last night (Thursday, December 30) in North East Derbyshire.

The unit said on Twitter: “Went to a report of a domestic incident in North East Derbyshire last night.

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A police officer was bitten by a ‘violent’ offender while attending a domestic incident in north Derbyshire. Image: Derbyshire police.

“Suspect arrested and IP safeguarded.

“Unfortunately the offender became violent on arrest and bit one of our officers,” the spokesperson for the unit added.