Mansfield police inspector remanded on sexual offences against a child

A POLICE inspector based at Mansfield Police Station, charged late on Saturday night with sexual offences against a child, was remanded in custody by magistrates on Monday.

Russell Dew (44), who had been arrested on Thursday, had his application for bail refused at Sheffield Magistrates Court on Monday.

He is accused of two counts of sexual activity with a child.

The offences are alleged to have taken place in Newark during the last year.