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Madeleine McCann: Novelty Records And Clues

by | 6th, December 2009

mccann-parents MADDIE WATCH Anorak’s at-a-glance guide to press coverage of Madeleine McCann : The Daily Express has scoop and songs to search for Our Maddie by..

AS the Daily Star has Katie Price , the Daily Express has Madeleine McCann. And today Express readers get:


DETECTIVES in Britain have passed details of several possible sightings of Madeleine McCann to their Portuguese counterparts following a worldwide internet appeal.

These detectives turn out to be actual police detectives. So what “possible sightings” have there been?

Police in Leicestershire – the county where her family live – were fed information about the sightings after the unique appeal by the London-based Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre last month.

Ceop broadcast the video A Minute For Madeleine . Lots of people saw it and some, reportedly, reacted by calling in with info. The Express does not tell its readers what this info was, only that it has a scoop. Get this:

But the Sunday Express can reveal that evidence they gathered has not been put into the Home Office Large Major Enquiry System (HOLMES) by Leicestershire police.

HOLMES is elementary (do they think of the acronym then find the words?):

In 1986 UK Police Forces started to utilise HOLMES in most major incidents including serial murders, multi-million pound fraud cases and major disasters.

Madeleine McCann going missing three summer ago is a “major incident” up there with a “major disaster”? Tragic for the innocent parents and the worse of all for the

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