Monthly Archive: October 2013

To Pleb Or Not To Pleb? That Is The Question

To Pleb Or Not To Pleb? That Is The Question

Make no mistake, this bad been a very bad week for the Police Service. A Weekus Horribilis. Like, I suspect, most of you I have absolutely no idea what the truth of the Plebgate...

People in Glass Houses – Remember That

People in Glass Houses – Remember That

People in Glass Houses really shouldn’t. I wasn’t going to write about this sorry saga, I’m sure numerous other people will have done so already, but it got the better of me. This is,...

Definitive video shows Plebgate should not damage confidence in police

Definitive video shows Plebgate should not damage confidence in police

The CCTV that Channel 4 used appears to have had the time stamp tampered with on at least one of the tapes; The odious Mitchell has never told us what he DID say, only...

Dad’s Army or Only Fools and Horses?

Dad’s Army or Only Fools and Horses?

What’s your comedy of choice? Mine is this one. This is the story of Bill Longmore, PCC for West Mercia Police.  Naively I thought that when PCCs came into existence that would be the...

G4S, Brewery, Pissup

G4S, Brewery, Pissup

Well it doesn’t seem like they can. If my interpretation of today’s news is correct HM Inspectors have absolutely slated G4S’ running of HMP Oakwood. It’s a nice, modern building,  not a Pentonville or...

The True Cost of Cruella’s Cuts

The True Cost of Cruella’s Cuts

I used to serve in the Met, I used to work for the MPA. I don’t do either of those things any more I have retreated to Angry Towers in DeadBadgerShire. But that did...

Cut Price ‘Tecs

Cut Price ‘Tecs

Once again I am indebted, this time I owe my gratitude to @LaptopCop for bringing this latest farce to my attention. Avon and Somerset Police are advertising to recruit what they describe as a...