All paramilitaries involved in crime…

Although Minister Shaun Woodward has stated in public that the IRA was on track for a clean bill of health regarding its criminal activity, Assistant Cheif Constable Sam Kincaid told the policing board today that none of the major paramilitaries in Northern Ireland had “ceased involvement in organised crime”.

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