December 07, 2013
News International's Chief Executive Rebekah Brooks was confronted by police in 2002 over allegations News of the World put a senior Metropolitan police detective under surveillance, according to Channel 4.
At the time, Detective Dave Cook was investigating the murder of Daniel Morgan, a private investigator, found in the car park of a south London pub in 1987 with an axe buried in his head
The case has never been successfully brought to court
It collapsed for the fifth time in March 2011 amid suspicion of police corruption in the early years of the investigation