Filkin report on Met police links with journalists: key recommendations – The Guardian

Posted January 4th, 2012 in conflict of interest, media, news, police by tracey

“Elizabeth Filkin, the former parliamentary commissioner for standards, has recommended ‘more, not less’ communication between the police and journalists in her report on the Metropolitan police’s relationship with the media. Filkin made seven key recommendations, including one that requires all Scotland Yard officers and staff who meet members of the press to make a personal note of that meeting for their line manager.”

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The Guardian, 4th Janaury 2012