Misconduct in Public Office: dishonesty is an element if misconduct amounts to theft or fraud
This source preferred by Alison Cronin
Authors: Cronin, A.
Journal: Journal of Criminal Law
Publisher: Vathek Publishing
Misconduct and dishonesty are distinct concepts but the Court of Appeal in R v W  EWCA Crim 372 held that dishonesty is an element of misconduct in public office where the misconduct amounts to fraud or theft