Richard Munro
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Former senior detective jailed for withholding evidence

Former senior detective Richard Munro has been sentenced to five years at the High Court in Aberdeen for corruption.

He was found guilty of holding back witness statements from lawyers defending two men accused of a killing in Dunfermline in 1995.

Steven Johnston and Billy Allison served 10 years in prison before being acquitted.

  • 25 Jul 2012