LevelPiece
Ref NoJLS/1/1/5
TitleMemorandum from Peter Harvey to Alastair Hetherington on 'Visit to Office by Police Investigating "informer" story'
Date13 November 1972
Extent1 memorandum (3 folios)
Creator NameStead; Jean Laura (1926-2016); journalist
DescriptionMemorandum sent from Peter Harvey to editor Alastair Hetherington following the publication of a report in the newspaper on the leaking of private information to private detective agencies from government departments. The Guardian cooperated with the police investigation, though did not reveal their sources, as agreed with the private detective agencies used. Relates to Famous Secrets Case which won top award for the year.
Access StatusOpen
TermCrime
FormatTypescript
CopyrightGuardian Newspapers Limited

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