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by falkor
Tue Jun 14, 2011 6:12 pm
Forum: Front Door
Topic: The withdrawal of traffic wardens from Aberystwyth
Replies: 2
Views: 4150

The withdrawal of traffic wardens from Aberystwyth

The withdrawal of traffic wardens from a quiet seaside town has caused road rage and traffic chaos. RAC NEWS 14 June 2011 Since the old-style traffic wardens were laid off, there has been a lot of illegal parking in the peaceful town of Aberystwyth making some of the roads impassable. At least one f...
by falkor
Sun Apr 24, 2011 8:45 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: police officer filmed using bolt cutters on clamp
Replies: 2
Views: 3089

Re: police officer filmed using bolt cutters on clamp

that is one heck of a reply OldWiliam, I won't pretend that I can understand a word of it but :lol: thanks anyway ! :P A uniformed police officer has been caught on film using a pair of bolt cutters to try to remove a wheel clamp from an unmarked patrol car. who the heck took the photos?! that's wha...
by falkor
Sun Apr 24, 2011 8:39 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Plans to close 15 out of Surrey's 22 police stations
Replies: 6
Views: 4595

Re: Plans to close 15 out of Surrey's 22 police stations

it is very sad to see all these police stations closing :(

end of an era :cry:
by falkor
Sun Apr 24, 2011 8:36 pm
Forum: I have a question!
Topic: Can PCSOs issue FPN for failure to display excise?
Replies: 8
Views: 4846

Re: Can PCSOs issue FPN for failure to display excise?

you have posted some very good information and are extremely well informed OldWilliam

great to have you on the site

I actually agree with a lot of what you say

just testing you :lol:
by falkor
Sun Apr 24, 2011 7:13 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Plans to close 15 out of Surrey's 22 police stations
Replies: 6
Views: 4595

Re: Plans to close 15 out of Surrey's 22 police stations

strange that when the POLICING MINISTER Mr Nick Herbert (about as high up as you can go) visited Woking Police Station last June he did not seem concerned with any of what you raise instead he announced "we need to make sure taxpayers get value for money for the many billions of pounds that goes int...
by falkor
Sun Apr 24, 2011 6:54 pm
Forum: I have a question!
Topic: Can PCSOs issue FPN for failure to display excise?
Replies: 8
Views: 4846

Re: Can PCSOs issue FPN for failure to display excise?

There's nothing wrong with a uniformed community role per se, but not instead of police officers who made the decision to use them instead of police officers? There's a growing backlash from the public over the fact that they don't actually seem to do very much by way of dealing with crime and publ...
by falkor
Sun Apr 24, 2011 9:09 am
Forum: I have a question!
Topic: Can PCSOs issue FPN for failure to display excise?
Replies: 8
Views: 4846

Re: Can PCSOs issue FPN for failure to display excise?

hi OldWilliam great to see you here :) the trouble is there are quite a few roles e.g. council, social services where the job is termed 'community support officer' nothing to do with helping police but altogether more towards a social community service that the local authority is maintaning we need ...
by falkor
Sun Apr 24, 2011 8:55 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Plans to close 15 out of Surrey's 22 police stations
Replies: 6
Views: 4595

Re: Plans to close 15 out of Surrey's 22 police stations

OldWilliam WELCOME to the site you seem pretty uptight about the Chief Constable's plans Our national police force is fundamentally flawed. The proposed cuts will simply compound the problem. Call it what you will but by the time the dust has settled, policing in this country will be barely recognis...
by falkor
Sun Apr 24, 2011 8:47 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Chief Constable is locked up
Replies: 3
Views: 2860

Re: Chief Constable is locked up

OldWilliam WELCOME to the site 8-)

Interestingly where I live in Surrey, the local "response cops" are increasingly being issued with TASER as there standard issue sidearm and as they for the majority of the time are SINGLE MANNED I totally agree that they should have it :geek:
by falkor
Sun Apr 24, 2011 8:40 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: do you need driving lic and insurance FOR THIS?
Replies: 2
Views: 2410

Re: do you need driving lic and insurance FOR THIS?

OldWilliam WELCOME to the site :D 'I'm not unhappy with my punishment, just surprised,' he said. 'It needn't have gone to court. Possibly the police arrested me for something to tell the grandchildren.' I think the Police saw a set of circumstances in which a power of arrest was plainly obvious A) h...