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 if I say something which does …

Policing Under Theresa May – Some Undeniable Truths Read more »

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 it. Today I’m occupied by the …

It’s Going To Be A Busy Old Week Read more »

All of the above seemingly apply to you Home Secretary, although you’re not really the Home Secretary are you? You’re just another Tory Puppet trying to make Camoron’s 2006 visions become a reality. A REAL Home Secretary, of any party, …

V For Vendetta, V For Vindictive And V Is For Vengeance Read more »

What on earth is going on in the rarified atmosphere occupied by the ACPO types? They’re beginning to sing from the same hymn book as us lesser mortals (or are they?) The last few days has seen headlines such as …

Have ACPO Finally Grown A Pair? Or…….. Read more »

Yesterday saw the publication of the HMIC report into allegations that Police Forces across England and Wales have been systematically under-recording crimes. They conclude that Police Forces have failed to record about 800,000 crimes a year, including 25% of Sex …

HMIC No Crime The Whistleblowers’ Allegations Read more »

I wasn’t really intending to write a post today, but hey ho, one formed in my mind. In a week that has seen the shocking revelation that there was an alleged plot to assassinate Her Majesty The Queen, I revisited …

Blood On Their Hands Read more »

I’m not sure that I know the answer but I fear it may be the former, but some important people have yet to come up with some important answers. Time to update an old favourite., Our Shrinking Police Service. Where …

Is The Police Family Dying? Or Merely Playacting? Read more »