Chris Atkins

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Watching the Detectives

(2) Comments | Posted 14 May 2012 | (12:11)

Just over a year ago I set out to expose for Channel 4 Dispatches how unregulated private detectives were openly selling our most personal information, and how they might be obtaining this data from supposedly secure government databases, banks and mobile phone companies.

As far back as...

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The Sun has Painted Itself into a Corner Over the Gordon Brown Medical Records

(0) Comments | Posted 13 July 2011 | (19:08)

I secretly filmed tabloid journalists trying to buy medical records two years ago, and The Sun's claim that it based it's story on a member of the public doesn't stack up.

On monday The Guardian took the phonehacking story to a whole new level:


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News of the Screwed

(2) Comments | Posted 12 July 2011 | (20:22)

A week ago it emerged that the News Of The World had been hacking into the voicemails of dead children. We donned out grubby macs and cheap trilbies and set out to expose the evil doers. We planted porn in Andy Coulson's bin, handed out bungs at the police bravery...

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