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‘Endemic Corruption’: Rogue Ex-Met officers Sold Ecstasy Tablets – 8 August 2014

RT logoThree former Metropolitan Police detectives had deep ties to the criminal underworld, selling illicit drugs on a mass scale with apparent impunity, a leaked internal Met report reveals.

The officers, who abandoned Scotland Yard to open a private investigation firm, were thought to have seized tens of thousands of ecstasy pills from British criminals only to sell the drugs onward on the black market in an effort to yield profit. The damning allegations were contained in a covert file, seen by the Independent, which was reportedly created by internal officials in Scotland Yard’s anti-corruption division.

The report, conducted in 2000, stated the Met officers in question had carefully cultivated links to London’s criminal underworld, which is populated by hardened drug barons, street criminals and drug traffickers.

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