Friday, 5 August 2011

Two magistrates' court staff arrested after taking £500 bribes

Two members of staff at a magistrates' court have been arrested amid allegations of bribes to erase speeding records.

It follows a newspaper investigation in which a clerk was filmed apparently agreeing to take £500 in return for a promise to clear a motorist.

Munir Patel, 21, boasted that he took bribes ‘all day long’ at Redbridge Magistrates' Court, East London,

A Ministry of Justice spokesman confirmed that two members of staff from Redbridge Magistrates' Court in Essex have been suspended.

My comment: Is there any area of public service that doesn't attract the corrupt?

Read the full story from the source Mail on Line

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