Two Notts Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) have been arrested in connection with sexual offences and misconduct in a public office.
The force announced that a 28-year-old man was taken into custody on Thursday 28th February and questioned on suspicion of rape and misconduct in a public office.
The alleged offences are said to have taken place several years ago and were reported to Notts Police on Wednesday 27 February.
A second officer, aged 45, was arrested yesterday, Friday 1st Marc, He also faces accusations of misconduct in a public office.
Both men were later released on bail, pending further enquiries.
A spokesman for Notts Police said the force had also referred the matter to the Independent Police Complaints Commission.