The former Merseyside and West Yorkshire chief constable had been charged with four counts of misconduct in a public office, all relating to alleged lies he told about his role in the aftermath of the 1989 tragedy.
96 football fans died in a crush at the Hillsborough stadium in 1989
Those charged include Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield and former chief constable Sir Norman Bettison
Evans, who was at Hillsborough on the day of the disaster in 1989, believes criminal cases may come to court later this year and justice may finally be around the corner
Sir Norman, a chief inspector in South Yorkshire at the time of the disaster, claims the inquiry was not 'open-minded'