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Nuisance Phone Calls

Chris Archer (Police, PCSO 4662, Stapleford (Broxtowe South) writes;

Residents,

We have recently received a number of reports from local households about an increasing number of nuisance telephone calls people are receiving from companies stating they are working on behalf of government initiatives. 81 more words

Policing

A complex problem

A huge amount has been written and spoken about in reaction to the report about child sexual exploitation in Rotherham. I am not going to comment on the specifics of what happened there but would say that this is obviously not a new problem. 1,807 more words

Policing

ALWAYS LOOKING FOR THE BLACK ONES WITH THE BRICKS

The Broken Windows paradigm of law enforcement – or more specifically, the policing strategy of stopping or arresting perpetrators of minor, quality-of-life crimes to prevent more serious offenses from occurring – received a big endorsement from most New Yorkers inclusive of the Black community, thanks to a… 391 more words

Society

Police officers now being used as bus ticket inspectors for private companies

(not satire – it’s the UK today!)

Here’s a video of a police officer being used to inspect passengers’ tickets on a bus in Manchester: 59 more words

Cynicism

Amherstburg Police Contract Negotiations Underway?

Amherstburg Police Chief Berthiaume’s power point presentation to the Amherstburg Citizens for Responsible Government (ACRG), incorporated the group’s questions about the police contract. 195 more words

Policing

Commit to transparency in Amherstburg financial review

Re: Essex County towns to see huge drop in cost for OPP services with rule changes, by Dave Battagello, Aug. 15.

For years, I have touted the financial advantage of the Town of Amherstburg switching to OPP policing and possibly saving $1 million annually. 258 more words

Letters

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PROOF of Police-Sanctioned Racial Profiling

Source

Massachusetts State Police issued an apology Monday for a bumper sticker on one of their police cruisers that read: “Racial Profiling Saves Lives,” but not before lying about it. 109 more words