Category: Armed Police

Was It April Fools Day Yesterday?

Was It April Fools Day Yesterday?

I was absolutely stunned at the amount of total bolleaux in the British Press yesterday in relation to Policing. It was so bad that I actually find it difficult to put it in an...

Call Yourself Professional? You’re A Disgrace

Call Yourself Professional? You’re A Disgrace

The Armed Police of England and Wales regard themselves as ‘professional’.  They undergo hours/days/weeks/months of training, and for what? Figures recently released show that during 14,864 operations in 2013-14 the actually fired their weapons...

What Price A Firearms ‘Ticket’?

What Price A Firearms ‘Ticket’?

PC Tony Lloyd has had his day in Court. He has been tried by 12 good men and true and found Not Guilty of Murder. He was faced with the totally unenviable decision, pull...