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So what are the consequences?

You may have read about the #cutshaveconsequences campaign. If you haven’t, where have you been? It has been well publicised on social media and many are now using it to illustrate the effect upon daily business at all levels of the police and other public services. 1,325 more words


Interview with KQED

Last week, I had the privilege of talking with KQED’s Scott Shafer about Asian American perspectives on race and policing.  The 6-minute segment is here.

Race And Ethnicity

Kingstanding Neighbourhood Tasking Meeting

The  Kingstanding Neighbourhood Tasking meeting is held every month between Kingstanding Police and local residents. It is an opportunity for residents to work with the Police to set local policing priorities. 20 more words

Community Safety

Declarations in the PSNI

BBC Radio Ulster’s Talkback programme discussed the issue of police officers having to declare membership of organisations “which may reasonably be perceived as affecting an officer’s ability to discharge their duties impartially” after the Orange Order complained about the current requirements. 510 more words


Cynical? Me? Surely Not?

I must apologise for the language but I really have just about enough of this Government’s Total Bollocks. It’s Bullshit in my humble opinion designed to cover up the most monumental incompetence within government departments and make us, the public, suffer.  2,556 more words


Seventeen Weeks.

Seventeen weeks.

For 17 weeks we’ve had the immeasurable pleasure of being together. It was full of fun, flurry, and frustration, but I don’t know if there is anything better. 356 more words