No criminal investigation into Falkirk allegations

Police Scotland will not launch a criminal investigation into allegations of vote rigging over selecting Labour's parliamentary candidate in Falkirk.

In a statement, Police Scotland said:

Following a comprehensive review of all material submitted, Police Scotland has concluded there are insufficient grounds to support a criminal investigation at this time.

However, should further information come to light this will be looked into.

Reports suggest Unite, the biggest trade union, [attempted to influence the Falkirk Labour party with its members to ensure that its preferred candidate was chosen to fight the election]((http://www.itv.com/news/story/2013-07-04/tom-watson-quits-election-role).

The union has always denied the allegations.

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No vote rigging police inquiry

Police Scotland will not launch a criminal inquiry into allegations of vote rigging over selecting Labour's general election candidate in Falkirk, saying they were "insufficient grounds" to investigate.