The use of manipulation and grooming methodologies within the public service and law enforcement environment is an emerging risk. The Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity (ACLEI) has observed grooming methodology during recent investigations into serious and systemic law enforcement corruption. The deliberate targeting of employees has the potential to impact law enforcement integrity. This could result in supporting criminal activity through the disclosure of classified information or compromised decision making.
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Corruption Prevention Concepts: Grooming (June 2018)