No criminal proceedings for former Dundee sheriff suspended over sex misconduct claims By Reporter April 10 2019, 7.15am Updated: September 23 2021, 9.43am [[title]] [[text]] An error occurred. Please try again. [[success]] Email address Sign up A sheriff who was charged amid claims of sexual misconduct has been told he will no longer face criminal proceedings. Jack Brown, who sits in court in Aberdeen but is originally from Dundee, was suspended from his role in January after an allegation about his behaviour was passed to police. He was arrested and charged several days later. At the time, police confirmed they were investigating the accusation and had been compiling a report to be passed to the procurator fiscal. But last night the Crown Office confirmed that the charge faced by the 59-year-old had now been dropped. A spokesman said the decision followed a “full and careful consideration” of the facts of the case. Today’s Tele has more on this story https://www.eveningtelegraph.co.uk/fp/former-dundee-sheriff-serving-in-aberdeen-charged-after-police-probe-into-sexual-misconduct-claims/ Already a subscriber? Sign in [[title]] [[text]] Close This article originally appeared on the Evening Telegraph website. For more information, read about our new combined website.