A police constable has been charged with six counts of rape and one count of indecent assault.
PC Adam Provan, aged 38, attached to the East Area Command Unit based on Barking and Dagenham borough, was charged on Tuesday, 26 September following consultation with the Crown Prosecution Service.
He appeared in custody at Barkingside Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday, 27 September and was bailed to next appear at Snaresbrook Crown Court on Wednesday, 25 October.
He has been charged with one count of indecent assault relating to an incident in 2002 with a female victim (1) aged 15 at the time, two counts of rape in 2010 with a female victim (2) aged 16 at the time and four counts of rape in 2016 with a female victim (3) aged 20 at the time.
PC Provan is currently suspended from duty.