Drugs trial cop's wife brands him a "liar"

The wife of a detective on trial accused of being a drug dealer has told a court today she had no idea about his criminal activities. Claire McFadden also said that Nick McFadden's claim that he had come into lots of money because she'd received a payout afte she got cancer was a lie.

From Leeds Crown Court, David Hirst reports.

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Policeman on drugs theft trial

A detective with an elite West Yorkshire Police unit has gone on trial accused of stealing drugs with a street value of hundreds of thousands of pounds from police stores. Nicholas McFadden denies theft and plotting with his brother to sell them on.