Spook can mean:
* A colloquial term for a spy or any member of an intelligence agency

How the spooks took over the news
Monday, 11 February 2008

In his controversial new book, Nick Davies argues that shadowy intelligence agencies are pumping out black propaganda to manipulate public opinion – and that the media simply swallow it wholesale

On the morning of 9 February 2004, The New York Times carried an exclusive and alarming story…