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Moving back to Elizabeth Filkin, whose report you've mentioned a number of times, you say at question 27 that you don't recognise a general culture of acceptance within the MPS that leaking and bribery is acceptable. Leaving aside whether or not that is what Elizabeth Filkin was saying or not, or to what extent she was saying it, can I perhaps just ask you to tell us what your impression, certainly as a man who served for a long time in the MPS and has since been, obviously, at the very top of the Federation -- what is your perception of the general culture towards leaking and bribery in the Metropolitan Police?

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