The disgraced British Metropolitan Police commander Ali Dizaei insists his police career is not over despite convictions for misconduct in a public office and perverting the course of justice.
He told HARDtalk's Stephen Sackur he was convinced he would prove there had been a miscarriage of justice and had no intention of resigning as a police commander.
He is currently out of prison on an electronic tag, pending his appeal and the outcome of a disciplinary review over whether he will be dismissed from his job.
Police Commander Ali Dizaei in new conviction appeal
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