Monthly Archive: June 2015

The BBC Is Spinning The News AGAIN

The BBC Is Spinning The News AGAIN

I am sorry folks, I don’t normally write about Immigration, Refugees and Asylum Seekers, but today has proved to be an exception, you can blame the BBC for that. During an item on this...

Some VERY Interesting Numbers

Some VERY Interesting Numbers

I am grateful to one of my readers for sending me the link to the National Audit Office report from last week.  Not the edited highlights that the Press were quick to jump on...

This Home Office Is More Arrogant Than Any I Can Remember

This Home Office Is More Arrogant Than Any I Can Remember

When the Winsor Independent Reviews were first published I asked the Home Office for copies of any Risk and/or Impact Assessments, their reply was this; No formal impact assessment has been carried out in...

It Is NOT All About Crime Home Secretary

It Is NOT All About Crime Home Secretary

How much longer is it going to take you to get it into your stubborn head that Policing is NOT all about Crime? Crime is Crime, everybody understands what a Crime is, the Police...

All Is Not Well In Dyfed Powys Police

All Is Not Well In Dyfed Powys Police

I haven’t heard very much from them recently, so I stupidly assumed that all was well, but Dai from the Dyfed Powys Police and his girlfriend Bronwen from the canteen have both been on...

Gidiot’s Friday Quickie

Gidiot’s Friday Quickie

Osborne does it again, he really does have a total contempt for ‘ordinary’ folk. George Osborne is to start selling the state’s £32bn stake in Royal Bank of Scotland at a loss, telling a...

An Open Letter To Theresa May MP

An Open Letter To Theresa May MP

Dear Home Secretary Since 2011 you have become famous for setting the Police one simple objective – to cut crime. Let me put this hypothetical but totally realistic question to you. Here in DeadBadgerShire...

Peelian Principles, What The **** Are They?

Peelian Principles, What The **** Are They?

The whole of the British Police Service is fundamentally based on the Peelian Principles, set out by Sir Robert Peel in 1829. There is some dispute amongst academics (and maybe even the Home Office)...

News From The Support Staff

News From The Support Staff

Crisis?  What Crisis? This morning’s blog post provoked a reaction.  A reaction I wasn’t exactly expecting, and a reaction that isn’t in any way good news. I have to confess, I take a share...

Metropolitan Police – A Force In Crisis?

Metropolitan Police – A Force In Crisis?

As a former Met officer I never in my wildest dreams thought I would see the day when the Met was anything less than the finest Force in the world.  However the last week...