Tag Archives: Operation Abelard

Alex Marunchak and the Daniel Morgan murder.

Only a few errors in this excellent “Phoenix” article. There were five (arguably four) Daniel Morgan murder inquiries. The “£250,000 police corruption” was comprehensively blown out of the water by the O’Loan report. Now to the “former officer” alluded to. … Continue reading

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Operation Abelard II (what O’Loan occluded) and a dummies guide to DNA.

The Daniel Morgan Independent Panel report mentioned Operation Abelard II but omitted that it had been infiltrated and sabotaged internally by “Joe Poulton”, who stole documents and images in addition to signing a statement in the name of his white … Continue reading

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Volume One of the Daniel Morgan Independent Panel report.

The panel failed to address police involvement in the murder of Daniel Morgan (by this I mean that one, or more, committed the killing). O’Loan, tainted by association with Woods and Mahaffey. The evidence of Kevin Lennon, he was facing … Continue reading

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Q.C’s we have known – David Allen Green.

The failure of the initial Daniel Morgan murder investigation is universally acknowledged to be due to the inaction of the SIO, Douglas Campbell, who was drunk on duty, added to by the ineptitude of his second in command, Det Insp … Continue reading

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17th May, the publishing of the Daniel Morgan Independent Panel inquiry.

After years of delay the inquiry led by Baroness O’Loan is to be published in three weeks. Perhaps Goggzilla could do a daily countdown, with Susie Dent? Given the hits on past posts here, Fintan Creaven (main suspect in the … Continue reading

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Bent Coppers, beyond the line of duty. BBC2, Part One “Firm in a firm”.

Rare that Goggzilla would advise on TV watching but tonight at 9 pm BBC2 are showing the first part of a series on corrupt policing. It begins in the 1960’s but one feels sure that certain figures will crop up … Continue reading

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Castigation of the Daniel Morgan Independent Panel, exoneration of Alec Leighton.

The most pertinent feature of the initial Daniel Morgan murder inquiry is how poorly it was handled. Campbell, the senior rank, was drunk on duty, Det Insp Alan Jones merely bungled his way through the case to the detriment of … Continue reading

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Jonathan Rees and the private prosecution of disgraced ex Det Ch Supt Dave Cook.

No sooner had I set off for Belfast, than I heard long awaited news, concerning the former lead in the most recent botched attempt to fit up “Southern Investigations” boss, Jonathan Rees. Though embargoed I sat on this. Uber corrupt … Continue reading

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Daniel Morgan Independent Panel Inquiry and the Daily Mail.

Richard Pendlebury and Stephen Wright have written about the Daniel Morgan murder. They made only a dozen mistakes. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-9399839/As-16m-inquiry-murder-set-reveal-findings-dossier-lays-bare-shameful-scandal.html The cost of the Morgan debacle, thus far, is in excess of £140 million (not £16 million). Publication of the long … Continue reading

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John Stevens, the Daniel Morgan murder and Andre Baker.

Virtually every sentence in this “Byline” article is incorrect, Peter Jukes begins with an error, Derek Haslam was never in the CID (indeed, he holds the record for most failed attempts). Andre Frank Baker’s dinner of 9 January 2003 is … Continue reading

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