Former prime minister Boris Johnson, who has already been fined once for breaking coronavirus lockdown rules, faces fresh allegations that he broke more of the stringent regulations laid out by his own government during the height of the pandemic.

Thames Valley Police, which is responsible for the county of Buckinghamshire – home to Chequers, the prime minister’s official country manor – said Thursday night they are investigating claims of “potential breaches” of health protection regulations during June 2020 and May 2021 at the estate.

London’s Metropolitan police force also confirmed it was “in receipt of information” passed onto them from the Cabinet Office on May 19 relating to breaches of health regulations during the same time frame at Downing Street.

British media reported that the Cabinet Office allegedly handed over Johnson’s official diary entries, showing visits by friends to the estate during the pandemic at a time when there were strict bans on visits between nonfamily members.... Read More: Washington Post