Northland police officer to stand trial on sex charges

Northland police officer to stand trial on sex charges
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A senior Northland police officer will stand trial on charges of indecent assault.

The officer, who has name suppression, has pleaded not guilty to two counts of indecent assault and one of sexual violation.

On Wednesday morning he appeared at the Auckland High Court and elected a trial by jury set for February 2019, NZME reports.

Details about the case are supressed to protect the victims.

He is currently suspended from his job.

Newshub.