Tagged: Policing

The Demise of Democracy – Tory Style

The slow death of the Police Service and other Public Services cannot be denied, however that is linked to something equally, or far more, important, the death of Democracy itself. Those of you who...

You Know You’re Old And Crusty When…….

You Know You’re Old And Crusty When…….

Someone suggests that you might need Refresher Training for Stop and Search. Stop and Search SHOULD be taught in Basic Training and I’d be absolutely amazed if it isn’t, it’s a Bread and Butter...

It Is NOT All About Crime Home Secretary

It Is NOT All About Crime Home Secretary

How much longer is it going to take you to get it into your stubborn head that Policing is NOT all about Crime? Crime is Crime, everybody understands what a Crime is, the Police...

Gidiot’s Friday Quickie

Gidiot’s Friday Quickie

Osborne does it again, he really does have a total contempt for ‘ordinary’ folk. George Osborne is to start selling the state’s £32bn stake in Royal Bank of Scotland at a loss, telling a...

Give Bullying The Boot

Give Bullying The Boot

Let’s be honest bullying of any sort has no place in modern society, I don’t think very many would disagree with that’s. The irony is that many who vow to stamp out bullying are,...

Is Theresa May Completely Out Of Touch With Everybody?

Is Theresa May Completely Out Of Touch With Everybody?

Have her advisers and researchers let her down? Is she poorly briefed? Maybe she just knows better than everybody else and we have yet to realise that. Maybe she is rigidly toeing the Party...

Come On Cruella – Explain It To Us

Come On Cruella – Explain It To Us

Ii have heard many eloquent people highlighting the problems faced by Police and Public alike caused by the government’s reckless policy of repeatedly cutting the Police Budget. I know that this problem applies to...

I Can’t Quite Work It Out

I Can’t Quite Work It Out

The people have voted, and it seems like they’ve got Camoron for another full term. I don’t agree with them, but I can see why the Jocks have voted SNP, at least that makes...

Have Your Say, Tell Me What You Think–The Results Are In

Have Your Say, Tell Me What You Think–The Results Are In

A while ago I posed the question – Would you be willing to pay a small amount more each month to help safeguard our Public Services? I posted a short online survey for you...

What On Earth Has Happened To Professional Standards?

What On Earth Has Happened To Professional Standards?

It’s a question I’ve posed before, but I’ve just read a book, The Crocodile Court, which is basically about a West Midlands Police Sergeant who falls foul of the discipline system and what happens...