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Confirmed: Police lied, recording never existed

  • Bagus BT Saragih

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Thu, August 12 2010   /  09:26 am

National Police chief: Bambang Hendarso Danuri Police have retracted a previous claim to have wiretapped phone conversations between a KPK official and a case broker, after having promised to present the alleged recordings to the Corruption Court.National Police chief detective Comr. Gen. Ito Sumardi said Wednesday the police did not have wiretapped conversations between Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) deputy Ade Rahardja and suspected case broker Ary Muladi.“What we have is not a tape. It is only the [call detail records],” Ito said.The call detail records contain information on call traffic and the duration of calls made.Previously National Police chief Gen. Bambang Hendarso Danuri had repeatedly claimed the police had wiretapped recordings, which would have formed strong evidence to back up police and Attoney General’s Office (AGO) allegations that KPK leaders had a...