RetiredAndAngry

#MackeyGate Rumbles On

Just a quick one today, but I’m still Apoplectic, Incandescent and any other crap descriptions I can think of. Scotland Yard have now issued a statement on the (in)actions of ‘Sir’ Craig Mackey, Acting...

I Am Actually Ashamed

It’s not often you will hear me say that (OK, I know you’re reading it) Today’s headlines have just stunned me into (almost) silence and left me ashamed that I was ever a member...

Stop and Search – Bored With It Now

Stop and Search – Bored With It Now

The arguments re Stop and Search continue to rumble on, stoked by the opinions of a few ‘Adademics’ most recently. People continue to be stabbed and killed on the streets of our country, some...

Taxi For Mrs May

Taxi For Mrs May

Call me old-fashioned but it is clearly time for Theresa May to go. She has made a complete Horlicks (mustn’t swear apparently) of the Brexit negotiations. Her own party are turning against her in...

❄️Evidence Based Whingeing ❄️

Late last night I came upon a spat between a retired detective and a serving DE Superintendent. They clearly fundamentally disagreed on the subject of criticising the government. The Superintendent tweeted that the current...

Hello world!  I’m Back 😇

Hello world! I’m Back 😇

I’ve had it with Twitter blocking my posts through no fault of my own. Norton relented and pronounced it Clean, and they’re particularly difficult to satisfy. Here I am, reborn. I have replicated the...

Norton SafeWeb Lists Me As Dangerous 😂

Norton SafeWeb Lists Me As Dangerous 😂

It has come to my notice that this site has been blacklisted by Norton and listed as ‘Dangerous’. Whilst it’s quite good to be regarded as a little bit dangerous I can assure you...

Drink/Drive vs Stop/Search

A few days ago I was having a chat with a couple of other crusties, the current, persistent, furore over Stop and Search was high on our agenda. In my opinion driving a car...

“Police have the resources they need to carry out their vital work.”

“Police have the resources they need to carry out their vital work.”

These were the words of an anonymous Home Office spokesperson in response to a Sky News item this morning detailing the £1Bn worth of property that the Metropolitan Police has had to sell off...