PSNI to review evidence against “On the Runs” who received letters of comfort

first_img 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Google+ By News Highland – March 27, 2014 Facebook Previous articleDonaldson inquest adjourned for the 13th time as family say they’ll take legal actionNext articleAmbulance chief defends service and says they’re working to improve standards News Highland Pinterest PSNI to review evidence against “On the Runs” who received letters of comfort Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire The PSNI has committed to review evidence against all those who were awarded letters of comfort as part of an “On the Runs” scheme.The DUP group leader on the Northern Ireland Policing Board, Jonathan Craig, has welcomed the review.Last month, the British Prime Minister David Cameron announced that a judge would conduct a review of the covert deal, which allowed IRA suspects on the run to escape prosecution.It came after the collapse of the trial of Donegal man John Downey in London last month because he had received such a letter. First Minister Peter Robinson subsequently threatened to resign over the issue, unless a review was ordered. WhatsApp Google+ Twittercenter_img Pinterest WhatsApp Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Twitter Pregnant women can receive Covid vaccine at LYIT’s vaccination centre News 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North last_img

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