PC John Baynes a 40-year-old special reserve police constable attached to the Arima Police Station is expected to appear before the Port of Spain Magistrates' Court charged with assault.
John was charged on December 12 based on the advice of the Director of Public Prosecutions, Roger Gaspard, SC.
According to police reports the accused was charged following an investigation into a matter where PC Baynes allegedly physically assaulted a man at the Arima Police Station, on April 22nd.
Charges were laid by Cpl. (Ag.) Mohammed, of the Professional Standards Bureau.