A belief or idea that something may be true:
[ + that ] I have a suspicion that he only asked me out because my brother persuaded him to.
She had a nagging/sneaking suspicion that she might have sent the letter to the wrong address.
Suspicion noun (BELIEF IN SOMEONE’S GUILT)
A feeling or belief that someone has committed a crime or done something wrong:
“I’m arresting you on suspicion of illegally possessing drugs,” said the police officer.
In these cases, the parents usually come under suspicion.
usually UK She is under suspicion of murder.
In this particular case, they are above/beyond suspicion (= cannot be thought to be guilty).
His strange behaviour aroused/raised his neighbours’ suspicions.
He piloted prime ministers and royalty and later commanded our country’s largest air force base in Trenton, Ont. Today, Colonel Russell Williams sits in a prison cell convicted of multiple charges including two murders, sexual assaults and dozens of break and enters. This unbelievable story has captured the country’s attention and left people asking the same simple questions: What really happened? Who is the man behind the headlines?
To answer these questions, the team from the fifth estate conducted an exhaustive journalistic investigation over many months as they chased down a multitude of leads, knocked on countless doors and asked many difficult questions of the people who agreed to talk.
In exclusive interviews with those who know him best, host Bob McKeown reveals, in intricate detail, the story of Colonel Russell Williams — career military man, respected community leader, husband and, now, convicted murderer.
Original airdate : September 24th, 2010
Also watch The Confession where Bob McKeown deconstructs the interrogation and shocking confession of Russell Williams :
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Minute 45 Important
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17 Jimmy Savile and the BBC
How did Jimmy Savile get away with it when so many people appear to have known so much?
Media and Arts Correspondent David Sillito tracks down former presenters, producers and BBC executives who worked with Savile. On the day that the Dame Janet Smith Review is published, some speak publicly for the first time and reveal a shocking list of missed warning signs.
Producers: Steven Wright
Researcher: Kirsteen Knight
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Jimmy Savile and the BBC
Thu 25 feb 2016.
How did Jimmy Savile get away with sexual abuse when so many people knew so much?
21 Women married to monsters blindsided by their disturbing crimes | 60 Minutes Australia
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25 BBC Scandal Exposes Cover-Up of Jimmy Savile’s Pedophilia, Fueling Public Broadcaster’s Foes
13 nov. 2012
A major media scandal has toppled the head of the BBC over the network’s handling of two reports on sex abuse, wrongly implicating a politician in one, and killing a report on its own popular BBC host, the late Jimmy Savile. One year after his death, Savile is been accused of abusing potentially hundreds of victims while the BBC stayed silent. We’re joined by three guests: Lark Turner, who has been researching and writing about the BBC scandal involving Jimmy Savile for The New York Times; Tim Gopsill, a longtime British reporter who warns that much of the criticism directed at the BBC’s handling of this scandal comes from conservative media outlets in the U.K. who want to see the network dismantled and de-funded; and Donald Findlater, a sexual abuse spokesperson for the Lucy Faithfull Foundation and director of Stop it Now! U.K.
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