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

It's going to come up on the -- actually, I say it's going to come up on the screen. I can give the page number. It's the MOD1 series of documents. The last five numbers are 07701. I'll read it out again:

"In relation to police officers, like civil servants, they all publicly stay out of policy areas. However, they are human beings with opinions, some of which they are anxious to convey and communicate. On occasions, for political reasons, they may feel that the elected politicians choose to ignore, conceal or distort an issue in such a way that their genuine concerns are not aired. As a consequence, they seek their own forum for expressing their views through the media."

So you're saying there that police officers used the media to that end. Is that fair?

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