The collapse of the rape prosecution trial against Liam Allan in Croydon Crown Court could have widespread ramifications for other criminal cases, because it was discovered the police withheld 50,000 text messages when such information should have been disclosed as a matter of course.
Metropolitan Police Service
Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe, the Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police, has come under mounting criticism from multiple sources over his handling of historic abuse cases investigated by the MPS.
Lieutenant-Colonel Benjamin Herman spoke of his case at the annual British False Memory Society conference on Saturday, 9 April.
SAFARI (Supporting All Falsely Accused with Reference Information) have released their April 2016 newsletter.
A truly damning verdict on Operation Midland from the Daily Mail. With the clearing of Harvey Proctor, the investigation has come to an end.
Operation Midland has come to an end. The Metropolitan Police have announced they will proceed no further.
The Metropolitan Police’s investigation into an alleged historic VIP child sex abuse ring is about to be closed, according to the Daily Mail.
Alexis Jay’s report into the Rotherham child sexual exploitation scandal highlights systemic failings by the Police and Rotherham’s Children’s Services.
The Sunday Times (18 October 2015) published the following headline: ‘VIP sex cases link to false memory – Experts slam controversial therapy.’