Campaign stopping people going to police?

Anne Cadwallader believes that a skewed media focus on the McCartney killing has riled many within the Short Strand community. She states that, contrary to popular belief, some thirty people have posited an account with the PSNI, but that continuing adverse attention from the press may stop people from further co-operation. Thanks to reader Dec for the heads up.

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