Tagged: metropolitan police force

Policing Under Theresa May – Some Undeniable Truths

Policing Under Theresa May – Some Undeniable Truths

While I sit and ponder my future I found myself thinking about a couple of ‘Improvements’ that Theresa May has made to Policing.  My experience and knowledge is really linked to the Met, so...

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...

It’s Going To Be A Busy Old Week

It’s Going To Be A Busy Old Week

It’s only Tuesday, and my quill is already getting blunt. Yesterday I discussed the (yet again) vindictive reports coming out of HMIC and IPCC, you can find that here if you haven’t already read...

Is The End Game Finally In Sight?

Is The End Game Finally In Sight?

For months and even years now, ex PC James Patrick fought the law, and the law won.  Whistleblower Extraordinaire, he exposed an undeniable truth, that CrimeStats were being routinely fiddled by a variety of...

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...

Psssst….Met….How Happy Are You?

Psssst….Met….How Happy Are You?

In a week which saw the Daily Fail pronounce that morale in the Police Service has never been so low, I thought I’d take a look. The somewhat smaller print reveals that we are...

The Evidence I Shall Give Shall Be The Bollox, The Whole Bollox and Nothing But The Bollox

The Evidence I Shall Give Shall Be The Bollox, The Whole Bollox and Nothing But The Bollox

Well, it’s nothing to do with Evidence really, I just fancied the Title, but it does have an awful lot to do with BOLLOX with a a CAPITAL B. I’ve been nice to the...

Connect The Met–WTF?

Connect The Met–WTF?

With apologies to Bernard Rix for (almost) nicking his blog title, he’s obviously far more polite than I am. In the last week two odd things have happened, or at least they seem odd...

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...

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. ...