inside job

inside job
n. a crime perpetrated against an establishment by someone associated with the victimized establishment. (Underworld.)
The cops figured that it was an inside job.
It was an inside job all right. The butler did it.

Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions. 2015.

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