A Police Community Support Officer (PCSO) from West Yorkshire, named Paul Simpkins, aged 42, stationed in the Kirklees district, has been accused of several sexual offences.

He is scheduled to appear at Bradford Magistrates Court on Tuesday, 10th October, facing charges for three instances of sexual assault that occurred while he was off duty between February and July 2022.

PCSO Simpkins has been on suspension since the commencement of the investigation.