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Commons Home Affairs Select Committee

Met Police contradicts Soca to MPs on hacking inquiry

Scotland Yard heaped fresh pressure on one of Britain’s most senior law enforcement officials when a senior Met detective directly contradicted evidence given to Parliament by the head of the Serious Organised Crime Agency (Soca).

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Female officer held over Plebgate

A female police officer tasked with protecting Government officials was today arrested over alleged leaks to the press about the so-called “plebgate affair”.