Cambridge University students allegedly subject of secret police spy operation

A secret police operation to spy on students at Cambridge University has been uncovered.
A secret police operation to spy on students at Cambridge University has been uncovered. Credit: The Guardian

A secret police operation to spy on students at Cambridge University has been uncovered by the Guardian newspaper.

A covertly recorded film appears to show an unidentified Cambridgeshire officer attempting to recruit an activist in his 20s, to collect intelligence on student demonstrations and protest groups.

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Police operation uncovered

A secret police operation to spy on students at Cambridge University has been uncovered by the Guardian newspaper.