As the dust settles concerning the Vian Brothers and Jonathan Rees’ victory over New Scotland Yard, it is time to look to the future. The fiasco of the many police attempts to find the murderer of Daniel Morgan have cost in excess of £140 million, not including a hoped for £4 million to Garry and Glenn Vian plus Jon Rees.
The Justice Secretary is unveiling some new strategy today.
Along with the Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme, one ought to see the Metropolitan police cough up a record pay out, for DCS Dave Cook’s malfeasance in public office, perverting the course of justice, plus other offences. Cook was not alone in his actions. Can Old Bill recover from the immense damage inflicted?