Tagged: DPS

Professional Standards – But My Way

Professional Standards – But My Way

If a certain well known Danish Brewery did Professional Standards Departments they MIGHT align with my version. I would base it more or less on the model that existed in the Met in the...

The Insidious Culture Of Fear

The Insidious Culture Of Fear

Fear is a powerful emotion. Let’s be honest, in the main, we tend to take notice of our fears, and for good, sensible reasons. Large organisations suffer corporate fear too. They tend to have...

The Balance Of Probabilities

The Balance Of Probabilities

Balance of probabilities is the standard of proof required in all civil cases (and Disciplinary Hearings). It basically means that to win you need to convince the judge/Chairperson that your case is 51% likely...

Corruption In The Met

Corruption In The Met

Now, there’s a headline to grab your attention. I have never denied that there is corruption present within the Met, I know there is. I have, however, frequently disputed the scale of that corruption. ...

Stating The Bleeding Obvious

Stating The Bleeding Obvious

What is it that’s so bleeding obvious? That the Met has lost its way.  Never before have I known it to flounder and flap around like a fish out of water as they are...

Open Letter To All Serving Police Officers

Open Letter To All Serving Police Officers

At the very least all Constables. You will doubtless be aware that Constable James Patrick of the Metropolitan Police Service is less than one week away from his resignation date, having ‘blown the whistle’...