British Detective Arrested Over Fear Of Hacking Info Leak

Law360, New York (August 19, 2011, 8:16 PM EDT) -- British police reportedly arrested one of their own Friday on suspicions he leaked information about the phone-hacking scandal at the tabloid News of the World, while a court ordered a private investigator connected to the imbroglio to divulge who told him to hack into voice mails.

The unnamed detective has not been hit with any charges, but Scotland Yard did suspend him, according to British newspaper the Guardian. The newspaper also reported that police had arrested a 35-year-old man believed to be former News of the...
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