MP Vaz and his ‘highly inappropriate’ questions to top cop over Heath probe
He wanted operation details
in 1964, while Sir Edward was Secretary of State for Industry and Trade.
Angry supporters of Sir Edward, who died in 2005 aged 89 at his Salisbury home, slammed the Wiltshire Police report.
Mr Veale has admitted he misjudged the pressure he would face over the investigation. He said: “I think I underestimated the amount of scrutiny, and the challenge, the complexities, and the political sensitivities. “But ultimately I can look at you right in the eye and say we have operated with utter dignity, utter respect. We’ve maintained an absolute integrity in what we’ve done and what we’ve said, how we operated and how we’ve investigated.” scoops@ mirror.co.uk
He was saying, ‘I want to know the operational detail and reasons for investigating’ MIKE VEALE WILTSHIRE POLICE CHIEF CONSTABLE
PROBED Edward Heath was accused by 40 alleged victims of abuse
ACCUSED Keith Vaz wrote to top cop