Tag: law and order

But Not Very Likely, I Suspect…

Nathan Boughton was at the Lidl store in Eastern Road in Brighton on June 25 when staff spotted him attempting to leave without paying for meat. When challenged, he grabbed the fire extinguisher before the police were called. During chaotic…

Yet More Collective Punishment

…demanded by grieving relatives: The Browns want to see restrictions for private vessels covering speeding and alcohol drink-drive limits, as well as a legal requirement for those on board to wear life jackets and undergo safety training. Their petition has…

Almost Lost It, But Nice Recovery, Prof Glees!

West Midlands Police told a judge that he would be helping to combat terrorism if he banned the publication of Inspector Lee Bartram’s address. Is Insp Bartram a chiseled-jawed anti-terrorist officer, fearful of retaliation from Islamist nutjobs for defusing a…

It Is, And They Can Be….

A distraught Mr Gonsalves informed the police, but because the incident was “dog on dog” he said it was not logged as an offence. The police were lazy. And lying. “It is hereby declared for the avoidance of doubt that…

Skilful Deflection?

‘I’m not going to stand here and b***h about the police – but I will b***h about the government and the cuts,’ Mr Phillips said. Really? Then congratulations, Mr Phillips, you’ve been played. Cuts have nothing to do with this,…

God Bless America!

Gregory Vaughn Hill Jr, 30, was fatally shot by police who responded to a noise complaint in Fort Pierce, Florida. The 30-year-old was found dead with a gun in his back pocket and toxicology reports showed he was drunk when…

“It’s All London’s Fault!”

Southend has been dogged by a spate of violent crime in recent weeks leaving the town centre a virtual no-go area at night. Three young men have been left with stab wounds following serious incidents since February. It is the…

Meet The New Cressida Dick….

…every bit as useless as the old Cressida Dick: Michelle Skeer was criticised by the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) over the ‘unstructured and disorganised’ probe into the 13-month-old’s death in December 2012. This was the Poppi Worthington case. You…