Tagged: Mayor of London

When The Music Stops or #CutsHaveConsequences

When The Music Stops or #CutsHaveConsequences

#CutsHaveConsequences is a hashtag that’s been used a lot in the past few weeks, and rightly so. It got me to thinking. Every single Force in the land has suffered cuts since 2010, all...

Bernard Hogan-Who To Buck The Trend

Bernard Hogan-Who To Buck The Trend

BHH has apparently predicted that the Met can do something better than any other public sector organisation has managed to do to date. Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe has predicted the force’s deployment of mobile technology...

A Nice Little Earner Boris

A Nice Little Earner Boris

This one is for all you Larndarners, NORF, SARF, it doesn’t really matter cos Boris has sold you out anyway. I’ve blogged before about MOPAC selling off the family silver, most recently NSY has...

You Can Not Be Serious – But You Know He Probably Is

You Can Not Be Serious – But You Know He Probably Is

A short one today. Thank you @J_amesP for bringing this little pearl to my notice. Boris is a politician, pure and simple. He has already politicised the agenda, and quite possibly the actuality, of...

What Could You Do With £68k?

What Could You Do With £68k?

I was going to take a day off today, but events overtook me. What could you do with £68,000? You could employ 3 Police Recruits (or Student Constables, whatever they’re called today) for a...

It’s That Time Again

It’s That Time Again

When we come to the thorny subject of fundraising, donating, giving for the family Patrick and James’ ET against the Met. This is the situation as it stands at 9am TODAY. The Metropolitan Police...

Loyalty and Acronyms

Loyalty and Acronyms

I was thinking the other day.  Dangerous I know, but it happens occasionally. After 30 glorious years (or not so glorious, it would depend on who you spoke to) I left the MPS or...

Miracles Sometimes Happen

Miracles Sometimes Happen

And this particular miracle was that I got a response from Mayor’s Office for Policing And Crime to my FOI response within 48 hours.  I had asked them for copies of the Job Description...