O'Brien . . . My Long Road Back

● Introduction

  “Whaika te Whakapono” 

Seek for the Truth  –  Follow the Truth


Patrick O'Brien ― former undercover cop & agent-provocateur Patrick O'Brien speaks with Hamish Clark from Campbell Live at TV3 - 7.00 pm Tuesday, 19 February 2008
As seen on Campbell Live
Copyright 2008 © TV3 News


My full name is Patrick John O’Brien and I am a graduate of the Royal New Zealand Police College — a former sworn constable, undercover police officer, and agent-provocateur who worked for Criminal Intelligence (C.I.S.) during the 1970s.

In November 2007  I wrote to the Chief Justice of New Zealand, Dame Sian Elias, and confessed telling lies in court to obtain convictions against my targets while working as an agent-provocateur for the Crown.

More recently — my two-page letter to the Queen provides some background material plus a brief summary of the police inquiry and criminal investigation that followed.

This blog records a journey of rehabilitation — my long road back after running for 30 years — and it documents how New Zealand Police have covered up the findings of their Secret Inquiry [sic] into my criminal offending.


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