Posts Tagged ‘phone hacking’

Security guard charged in connection with hacking voicemails case

The Metropolitan Police in London have charged a 26-year-old security officer in connection with Operation Weeting, the investigation into the hacking of telephone voicemail boxes. Lee Sandell, a security team leader of Westway, Caterham, Surrey, attended Sutton Police Station this morning and was charged with conspiracy to pervert the course of justice. Sandell is charged…

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Head of security at News International arrested in hacking probe

Police have arrested Mark Hanna, the director of group security at News International, as part of the police inquiry into allegations of phone hacking.

Five other people were detained in dawn raids including former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks, and her husband Charlie Brooks – a race horse trainer, Daily Telegraph columnist and friend of the Prime Minister David Cameron.

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