26 Nov '11, 6am

Did UK Police Quietly Sideline ‘Climategate’ Hacker Investigation?

Did UK Police Quietly Sideline ‘Climategate’ Hacker Investigation?

The UK police force tasked with investigating the hacking of emails and documents from the Climatic Research Unit at the University of East Anglia (the debunked "Climategate") seems to have quietly de-prioritized its investigation earlier this year, according to documents released under the UK Freedom of Information Act (FOIA ). The Norfolk Constabulary police force’s responses to FOIA requests indicate that the amount spent on attempts to identify the hacker in the last year was just £5,649.09 - with all but £80.05 spent on invoices for work carried out previously by private companies, suggesting police work on the investigation has ground to a halt. Earlier this week, the hackers (ironically calling themselves “FOIA ”) illegally released a second set of hacked material consisting of 5,349 emails and 23 documents from UEA . The university and independent reviews suggest t...

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