asked Her Majesty's Government:
Whether they will investigate why the transcript of the interview which the Metropolitan Police held with Corporal Blair was not included in the material that was placed before the Director of Public Prosecutions and the Attorney-General at the time a decision was made to prosecute Trooper Williams in the civil courts.
The decision to prosecute Trooper Williams was made by the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) on
When, shortly thereafter, the transcript was sent to the CPS the reviewing lawyer reviewed the decision to prosecute in light of the contents of the interview and concluded its contents did not affect the decision to prosecute.
The transcript of interview was first formally received into the DPP's private office on or about
My office was first provided with a copy of the transcript on