The Independent Police Complaints Commission have issued the following press release on the new complaint from the Tomlinson family:
IPCC to independently investigate complaint from family
of Ian Tomlinson
2 December 2009
The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) is to independently investigate a complaint from the family of Ian Tomlinson.
The complaint alleges that an Acting Detective Inspector gave incorrect information to a pathologist involved in the third post mortem.
The family submitted a complaint to the IPCC on 30 November 2009.
Notes for editors:
A file was passed to the Crown Prosecution Service on 4 August 2009 following the completion of the IPCC's independent investigation into the death of Ian Tomlinson .
The investigation is continuing concerning complaints made by Mr Tomlinson's family about the media handling following his death.
Trish Keville, IPCC press officer for London and south east on 0207 166 3130