A Ministry of Defence official is due to appear in court today charged with breaching the Official Secrets Act, Scotland Yard has said. Edward Devenney, 29, is accused of communicating information which could be deemed to be useful to an enemy of the state.He was arrested by officers in Plymouth on Tuesday morning before being charged last night, the Metropolitan Police said.
The latest data loss by the Ministry of Defence (MoD) has sparked anger among MPs after the disappearance of a hard drive holding information on military personnel. Read Post
Britain's defence establishment has been accused of a "conspiracy of optimism" to blame for the Ministry of Defence's (MoD) terrible procurement practices. Read Post