In keeping with Boris Johnson’s antipathy towards the numerous hacking investigations, his deputy has been accused of trying to stall the police investigation into News Of The World. As the chair of the Metropolitan Police’s governing body, Kit Malthouse complained to senior officers “several times” about the probe. In written evidence to the Leveson Inquiry […]

With new phone hacking allegations against the News of the World filed with the High Court this week, the Financial Times’ leader column today claims “there remains a need for a deeper inquiry” into the activities of the newspaper under the leadership of Andy Coulson. With Scotland Yard announcing that the investigation remains closed, the influential paper questions […]