LEICESTERSHIRE POLICE FORCE
Witness Statement by Neil Holden
Occupation: Police Officer
This statement, consisting of one page, signed by me, is true to
the best of my knowledge and belief .
Date: 25 April 2008
I am police inspector 607 Holden of the Leicestershire police,
currently based in the criminal unit.
In 2007 in relation to the Portuguese investigation into the
disappearance of Madeleine McCann, I was sent to Portugal in the
official role of liaison officer to the McCann family.
According to the Letters of Request from the Portuguese police,
I was asked to respond to the following question:
Was anything said or done by Kate or Gerry McCann in your
presence or during your contacts that may have raised any
suspicion that they had knowledge of what happened to Madeleine,
besides the circumstances described to the Portuguese
My response to the above question is: No.
This statement was made by me and is in accordance with my