Det Ch Supt Norman Baxter
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On the Runs: PSNI 'scapegoated' on Downey trial

A retired senior police officer has said the PSNI was scapegoated for the collapse of the John Downey case.

Former Det Ch Supt Norman Baxter also has claimed there was "a culture within the Northern Ireland Office to ensure that republicans were not prosecuted".

BBC News NI's Home Affairs correspondent Vincent Kearney reports.