Untold: The Daniel Morgan Murder

The phone hacking scandal that closed News of the World was big, that was just the tip of the iceberg. At the bottom of that iceberg of 'dark arts' - hacking, burglary, bugging, and bribing bent cops - is the body of Daniel Morgan. It’s been described by an Assistant Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police as “one of the most disgraceful episodes in the entire history of the Metropolitan Police Service.” Over the three decades since Daniel was killed, five failed police investigations and an ongoing panel inquiry, his has become the most investigated murder in British history. The story moves from back streets of London, through the highest echelons of Scotland Yard, to the offices of Rupert Murdoch's best selling newspapers, to the doors of Number Ten Downing Street. If you haven't heard this story, ask yourself, why?

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      episode 9: Spyware


      Murdoch's News UK empire has now admitted computer hacking in alliance with Southern Investigations. But just who was targeted? And why did the police not intervene?


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      32m
       2017-10-12

      episode 8: Labyrinth of Lies


      The Ghost Squad arrests in the 90s around Southern Investigations reveal three overlapping Empires of Crime, according to Untouchables co-author Laurie Flynn


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      30m
       2017-08-23

      episode 7: Hotline to Crime


      As a young actor conducts his own defence against entrapment by the Fake Sheikh, he reveals several direct links between the criminal underworld around Southern Investigations and Rupert Murdoch's senior executives


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      34m
       2017-08-09

      episode 6: The Stephen Lawrence Murder


      Six years later, seven miles away, the most notorious racist killing in British history has disturbing connections to the Daniel Morgan murder and police corruption in South East London.


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      31m
       2017-07-27

      episode 5: Masters of the Dark Arts


      As Rees and Fillery make Southern Investigations a one stop shop for the press in the 90s, using blagging, bugging, and police bribes, they also pioneer the modern arts of cybercrime, fake news, kompromat and the tabloid sting for the News of the World and its most famous journalist - the Fake Sheikh Mazher Mahmood.


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      34m
       2017-07-13

      episode 4: The Wire


      The stunning revelations from the Inquest that Jonathan Rees had planned Daniel Morgan's murder a year before it happened are backed up in dramatic transcripts


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      36m
       2017-06-28

      episode 3: The Wider Web


      Three weeks after Daniel Morgan was murdered, a major investigation into police corruption in South London, and the death of DC Alan Holmes. But were he and Daniel working together? What is the hard evidence those two violent deaths in the summer of 1987 were connected?


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      28m
       2017-06-15

      episode 2: Anatomy of a Coverup


      More revelations from the first murder inquiry, Morgan 1, as the shadow boxing between Alastair Morgan and Detective Sergeant Sid Fillery is laid bare. Alastair's probing leads to suspicion falling on the Catford detective. But he has an ace up his sleeve


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      31m
       2017-06-01

      episode 1: The Perfect Murder, Almost


      Peter and Deeivya go back over the 30 year timeline with new evidence. What happened in those days leading up to the murder? What was the conspiracy? And what else happened in around the murder in the car park?


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      32m
       2017-05-18

      episode 12: UPDATE on Series One and Series Two


      Peter and Deeivya provide updates on series one, including the journalist they couldn't name for legal reasons, a new trial trial, some new hacking, a book and an urgent call to action


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      13m
       2017-01-09