In 2012, Sun journalist Nick Parker was given a 3 month prison sentence for receiving a stolen and hacked mobile phone:

Sun got Labour MP’s mobile phone after earlier car break in, court told

Sun journalist found guilty of handling Labour MP’s stolen phone

Ironically, this is the same Murdoch hack who wrote a front page article calling for the sacking of Gary Lineker for his sympathetic comments about refugees:


Despite being a convicted criminal, hypocritical Parker was not fired by the Sun after his conviction.

Surprise surprise ….