This Dec. 22, 2011 photo shows a typical single-inmate jail cell. (AP Photo/Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department )

The Supergrass Deals That Slash Life Sentences For Murder To Just Three Years

Murderers, armed gangsters and international drug dealers are among the serious offenders having their time in prison cut by up to 90% in return for turning ‘supergrass’, an investigation by the Bureau for the BBC’s Panorama has found. Such rewards have been given despite the fact that on a number of occasions, the informer’s reliability […]