In the Media

Met boss: I may be forced to quit

PUBLISHED October 17, 2005

Sir Ian Blair, the Metropolitan police commissioner, has admitted he may soon be forced to resign over the shooting of an innocent Brazilian man on the London Underground.

Britain[base ']s top policeman told a private gathering of business leaders and officials last week that he might have to go [base "]fairly soon[per thou] over the killing of Jean Charles de Menezes.