Press Complaints Commission
spacer spacer
SEARCH FOR     Or try the cases search  
Cases Banner
  spacer
Making a complaint
Code of Practice Information
Cases
Code Advice
 

Complainant Name:
A man

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Evening Star (Ipswich)

Complaint:

A local resident complained to the Press Complaints Commission that an online article reporting on a murder was misleading when it published a photograph of a house, wrongly captioned as the murder scene.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper deleted the picture from the article and published the following clarification and apology on its website:

Further to an online report, published on January 27, on the Evening Star and East Anglian Daily Times websites, about the death of Alison Studd, we would like to clarify that Ms Studd was found at 9 Withipoll Street, Ipswich.

We apologise for the more general description of the address used at the time.

Date Published: 07/04/2011



<< Go Back
 
    spacer
Home ] Cases ] Site map ]