To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, on what date was Operation Northmoor concluded by his Department.
This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.
26 June 2020
On 15 July 2019, following consultation with the Director of Service Prosecutions and with the concurrence of the independent persons providing external assurance, the then Provost Marshal (Army) exercised his right as an independent authority to conclude the investigation phase of Operation Northmoor.
In line with normal Service Police practice, anyone interviewed under caution and any affected units were notified, once appropriate, that they would not be referred to prosecutors.