Results 1 to 11 of 11

Thread: Fred Scappaticci arrested!

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Baile Átha Cliath
    Posts
    5,090

    Default Fred Scappaticci arrested!

    http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-northern-ireland-42874778

    Arrested in England and being held at an undisclosed location.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Posts
    2,924

    Default Re: Fred Scappaticci arrested!

    And UVF supergrass Gary Haggarty sentenced the other day. Is this a trend?

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Location
    The Grove
    Posts
    4,066

    Default Re: Fred Scappaticci arrested!

    Quote Originally Posted by Fraxinus View Post
    And UVF supergrass Gary Haggarty sentenced the other day. Is this a trend?
    A bit of whataboutry going on. The ould scales of justice is looking for a balance. Whatever/if ever Scappaticci done, he'll only serve two years anyway. Agent or not. Now that the teeth are in, the juicy stuff could start to flow and there'll be plenty of doors getting knocked if he spills. Or is all this a charade?

    His police custody time limit has been extended today for another 36 hours.
    Happiness is an inside job.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Posts
    16,670

    Default Re: Fred Scappaticci arrested!

    Quote Originally Posted by Trow View Post
    Whatever/if ever Scappaticci done, he'll only serve two years anyway.
    I can't see him doing a day. The arrest itself has astonished me. If he gets banged up it will reduce the odds of the Brits picking up informers anywhere. And they can't be that confident that the "conflict" is buried forever.

    Quote Originally Posted by Trow View Post
    Agent or not.
    https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/n...-28739868.html


    Quote Originally Posted by Trow View Post
    .... and there'll be plenty of doors getting knocked if he spills. Or is all this a charade?
    Spills? Everything he knows was passed on years ago.
    Do not rejoice in his defeat, you men. For though the world has stood up and stopped the bastard, the (female dog) that bore him is in heat again. Bertolt Brecht

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Location
    The Grove
    Posts
    4,066

    Default Re: Fred Scappaticci arrested!

    Quote Originally Posted by Sam Lord View Post
    Spills? Everything he knows was passed on years ago.
    Yes, to MI6. It's down to what information was shared with other intelligence agancies and what they knew/done about it. There's a history of poor information exchange and ''eff ups!''

    Mysterious overnight fire at a building within the MI5 compound at palace barracks just the other night. Timely. https://www.belfastlive.co.uk/news/f...-fire-14226936

    More missing files?
    Last edited by Trow; 01-02-2018 at 11:16 PM.
    Happiness is an inside job.

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Location
    The Grove
    Posts
    4,066

    Default Re: Fred Scappaticci arrested!

    Quote Originally Posted by Sam Lord View Post
    So much for never confirming or denying anyone is/was an agent.
    Happiness is an inside job.

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Location
    The Grove
    Posts
    4,066

    Default Re: Fred Scappaticci arrested!

    Quote Originally Posted by Sam Lord View Post
    I can't see him doing a day. The arrest itself has astonished me.
    Released on police bail... http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-42920197
    Happiness is an inside job.

  8. #8
    Join Date
    Feb 2014
    Posts
    2,983

    Default Re: Fred Scappaticci arrested!

    "If you go far enough to either extreme of the political spectrum, Communist or fascist, you'll find hard-eyed men with guns who believe that anybody who doesn't think as they do should be incarcerated or exterminated. " - Jim Garrison, Former DA, New Orleans.

  9. #9
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Location
    The Grove
    Posts
    4,066

    Default Re: Fred Scappaticci arrested!

    Quote Originally Posted by pluralist View Post
    Described as a man of ''good character'' by the sentencing Judge.

    Similar type offending is a trait found in some serial killers does'nt he know.
    Happiness is an inside job.

  10. #10
    Join Date
    Feb 2014
    Posts
    2,983

    Default Re: Fred Scappaticci arrested!

    Quote Originally Posted by Trow View Post

    Similar type offending is a trait found in some serial killers does'nt he know.
    True, if the (disturbingly detailed) Wikipedia article on zoophilia can be believed.
    "If you go far enough to either extreme of the political spectrum, Communist or fascist, you'll find hard-eyed men with guns who believe that anybody who doesn't think as they do should be incarcerated or exterminated. " - Jim Garrison, Former DA, New Orleans.

  11. #11
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Location
    The Grove
    Posts
    4,066

    Default Re: Fred Scappaticci arrested!

    Quote Originally Posted by pluralist View Post
    True, if the (disturbingly detailed) Wikipedia article on zoophilia can be believed.
    One of Scaps crew? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irelan...shing_Triangle
    Last edited by Trow; 07-12-2018 at 07:51 PM.
    Happiness is an inside job.

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Share us
Follow Us