Reuters: Five Heinous Criminals, Top Editors Arrested at Hack Media Mob Boss Rupert Murdoch's Underworld Sun NewspaperSubmitted by AnAppealToHeavenWash on Sat, 02/11/2012 - 21:50
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Five top editors and reporters from the News Corp.-owned Sun newspaper were arrested in London on Saturday morning opening a new scandal at another flagship paper for the media conglomerate.
Mockridge said that deputy editor Geoff Webster, picture editor John Edwards, chief reporter John Kay, chief foreign correspondent Nick Parker and deputy news editor John Sturgis had all been arrested in an investigation into payoffs to police and public officials.
They are being investigated on suspicion of corruption, aiding and abetting misconduct in a public office and conspiracy. They are being questioned at police stations in London and Kent. Police officers have also been arrested.