Borough cop used marked police car to steal drugs cash

A PC based in the Tower Hamlets and Hackney Borough Command Unit (BCU) has been dismissed…

Poplar Papers 16 – Organised corruption in Tower Hamlets council

Operation of organised crime networks within London Borough of Tower Hamlets council between 2010 and 2020.

Poplar Papers 14 – How to earn your council pay while banged up in jail

A Tower Hamlets Youth Service worker received his full council pay while serving a three month…

Poplar Papers 13 – Secret money laundering system funding extremism

In July 2015 the Wapping Mole was told of a covert money laundering computer system inside…

Poplar Papers – 12 Easy ways to feed at the corruption trough

Our work over the years and the missing parts of the corruption jigsaw found in the…

Poplar Papers 11 – Intermission and the dismal story so far

A quick recap of the weary, dismal and depressing story that is the Poplar Papers so…

Poplar Papers 10 – Organised corruption networks inside LBTH

'Link charts' show connections between LBTH employees and the organisations established for the purpose of criminal…

Poplar Papers 9 – How Tower Hamlets Council avoids public scrutiny

That Tower Hamlets Council can avoid public or media scrutiny exposes the lack of oversight by…

Poplar Papers 8 – Youth Service Timeline 2003-2020

In 2012, under Mayor Rahman, Tower Hamlets Youth Service was moved from one council directorate to…

Poplar Papers 7 The £470,865 Youth Service credit card bill

Between 1st April 2013 and 30th October 2014, 27 card holders in Tower Hamlets Council's Youth…

Poplar Papers 6 – Abzal Ali, Interim Head of Youth Service

Mr Abzal Ali authorised £414,726 of AP1 payments during the 15 months for which we have…

Poplar Papers 5 – AP1 Vouchers Table of Payments

Details of AP1 payments authorised by five members of Tower Hamlets Youth Service.