Monthly Archive: February 2014

The Home Office Really Have Lost The Plot

The Home Office Really Have Lost The Plot

And this time it is nothing to do with me. Two like-minded citizens currently have Freedom of Information Requests languishing with the Home Office.  One has been refused and is undergoing an appeal, the...

The Public Cost of The James Patrick Disciplinary Investigation

The Public Cost of The James Patrick Disciplinary Investigation

As you all know PC James Patrick of the Metropolitan Police has been facing Disciplinary Proceedings for approx 18 months (forgive me on the exact length of time, but it’s about that).  Initially he...

My Old Friend IDS Has Done It Again

My Old Friend IDS Has Done It Again

Iain Duncan Smith, IDS, (or IBS to his friends) has excelled himself once more.  His Department is completely and utterly incompetent and he should fall on his Biro, that he’s probably claimed on expenses...

Challenge and change: Police Identity, Morale and Goodwill in an Age of Austerity.

Challenge and change: Police Identity, Morale and Goodwill in an Age of Austerity.

I begin by thanking @Peter_Kirkham for the inspiration for today’s blog.  I have no idea where he dug it up from but he found and circulated a scientifically based academic document entitled Challenge and...

Why We Fight – Police Choice

Why We Fight – Police Choice

Below is a website that was brought to my attention recently.  It is a little bit different from to the norm. It’s author is a retired Police Inspector. I make no comment or specific...

It’s Been A Funny Old Week

It’s Been A Funny Old Week

Not that I’m laughing, it’s just that I can’t quite compare it to any other week, some good, some bad. It started off on Monday with the promise that someone from the Dyfed Powys...

First It’s Mrs Angry Now Me….Crazy Policy? #DontDitchTheDogs

First It’s Mrs Angry Now Me….Crazy Policy? #DontDitchTheDogs

I was relaxing in Angry Towers this afternoon watching a Police documentary, Life On Mars I think it was called, when a Tweet from Dyfed-Powys PCC caught my eye. Volunteering opportunities. Lay Custody Visitor...

Tom Scholes-Fogg (Young Labour Politico Blogger) » The Police Service That’s Edging Towards the Edge of the Cliff

Tom Scholes-Fogg (Young Labour Politico Blogger) » The Police Service That’s Edging Towards the Edge of the Cliff

Tom Scholes-Fogg (Young Labour Politico Blogger) » The Police Service That’s Edging Towards the Edge of the Cliff. The growing number of police officers and staff, who cite devastatingly low morale within the police...

IDS – You’re A Bar Steward, You’ve Made It Personal Sir!!

IDS – You’re A Bar Steward, You’ve Made It Personal Sir!!

Mrs Angry is not happy. And it doesn’t do to have too many Angrys in the house all at the same time, oh no, not good at all. Some buffoon called Iain Duncan Smith...

A Complete Military History Of France

A Complete Military History Of France

Right you lot, time for some humour, I’ve been miserable long enough, and what better target than those pesky Frenchies? This was not my research, it is that of someone else (an American I...