The transcripts of the official inquiry into the culture, practices and ethics of the press. More…

I just raise with you we heard from the crime editor of the Times I think last week along the lines that the majority, nearly all of his public interest stories derive from information -- his term -- which the police had given him which he knows to be unauthorised in the sense that the Police Service as a whole would rather it didn't enter the public domain, so this is an informal exchange. Police might not like it, but it's in the public interest nonetheless. How, if at all, do you address that issue?

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