Thursday, June 14, 2012

#Leveson: Operation Elveden - Three Arrests.

A former prison officer is among three people arrested by Metropolitan Police officers investigating alleged corrupt payments to public officials.

The arrests, made at 0600 BST, are part of Operation Elveden, which is running alongside a probe into phone hacking.

The 40-year-old ex-prison officer was arrested in Corby, Northamptonshire, on suspicion of corruption.

A 37-year-old woman was also arrested in Corby, and a 31-year-old man was arrested in Croydon, Surrey.