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one who gives incriminating information about others

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Northumbria Police's former chief constable Steve Ashman defended the decision, saying: "There are dangerous men behind bars now and vulnerable people protected that would not have been the case had we not used that informant.
The case against former tactical officer John Cichy, 35, relied heavily on the testimony of an informant who witnessed the essential elements of Cichy's offenses, Berlin said in a long statement he released Tuesday evening.
The soft-spoken informant befriended Khattala and began visiting his house in Benghazi.
The informant contacted the younger of the Lebanese brothers, aged 42, and agreed to meet him in front of a hypermarket in Al Ghusais and to buy the banned pills that were meant to be transported to a neighbouring country.
Westphal notified his boss, Justin Meade, also an FBI informant, who alerted colleague Randall Ratliff, another FBI informant at Best Buy, as well as the FBI.
But unfortunately well over 90 per cent of informant money is for information about drugs offences, and a large proportion of that is actually just the larger organised crime groups getting rid of smaller rivals.
A former police officer who helped convict Burger Bar Boys gang members has labelled the PS1 million spent on police informants as a 'waste of money'.
Another ranking NPA leader, arrested with the help of a military informant, was Dominiciano Muya, also known as "Atoy" and "Marco", who was charged with the crimes of robbery with double homicide and damage to properties in Agusan del Sur and multiple murder and double frustrated murder in Malaybalay City.
In 2011, Met Police informant Kester David, 53, was found burned to death and another force was fined for losing a memory stick containing a list of their informants.
A police officer of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) said in the public prosecution investigation that they were tipped off by an informant that S.
Informants, Cooperating Witnesses, and Undercover Investigations: A Practical Guide to Law, Policy, and Procedure, 2nd Edition
The substance of any statement allegedly made by the defendant about which the informant witness may testify;
SUBIC -- A police informant and his wife on Monday filed an administrative case in the National Police Commission (Napolcom) against 32 policemen, including the police chief of San Antonio town, Zambales province, for attacking them during a drug buy-bust operation here last week.
The British man stands accused of intending to sell the drugs to a police informant for AED 20,000 (US $5444) in the parking lot of a hotel.
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