Other supermarkets are also available. Let’s be honest, it’s not going to happen.  Police Stations and Front Counters can close, but a Tory PCC who initially made a bad decision about the location of his office can now spend half …

Devon & Cornwall PCC Saves Force A Fortune By Setting Himself Up in Tesco Read more »

BBC News – West Mercia Police cuts the number of stations with public counters.   Front counters will close at 21 police stations and opening hours cut at another six, West Mercia Police has announced. They will be replaced with …

The Shrinking Police Service Is a Bit Closer To Home Now Read more »

Not that I’m laughing, it’s just that I can’t quite compare it to any other week, some good, some bad. It started off on Monday with the promise that someone from the Dyfed Powys PCC’s office would phone me to …

It’s Been A Funny Old Week Read more »

I was relaxing in Angry Towers this afternoon watching a Police documentary, Life On Mars I think it was called, when a Tweet from Dyfed-Powys PCC caught my eye. Volunteering opportunities. Lay Custody Visitor – really didn’t fancy that, not …

First It’s Mrs Angry Now Me….Crazy Policy? #DontDitchTheDogs Read more »

Somewhere round about the middle of December I wrote about the loneliness of the Rural Police Officer in Dyfed Powys Police. You can find it here if you haven’t already read it. Then I found this article here about how …

So, the Force With 2 Officers Per 1,000 Head of Population Is Getting A Rural Policing Centre Of Excellence Read more »

Or am I completely barking? Police Officers are being moved out of ‘back room’ jobs and put back on the beat where they have always belonged, right?  No arguement there. Police Staff (Civvies or Civilian Support Staff) then spread themselves …

Have I Got This Right? Read more »