Elveden prison officer arrest made after News Corp information

Metropolitan Police on Operation Elveden have arrested a 40-year-old prison officer in Kent.

The arrest was made after information was passed to police from a News Corporation management standards meeting.

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Prison officer arrested

A 40-year-old prison officer has been arrested at his home in Sittingbourne in Kent as part of Operation Elveden, the Metropolitan Police investigation into illegal payments to public officials.