I am no Economist. Domestic or International, I am not your man.
However, I do like to think that I can recognise a crisis when I see one.
The Police Service is most definitely an organisation in crisis. Leaves have been cancelled, and by that I mean that PC Jones has been told that he/she cannot go on holiday with his/her family this summer. I have heard from several sources that Cressida Dick has informed her officers in London exactly that. Unprecedented.
This in addition to normal Leave Days in mid-week and weekends have been cancelled. On top of this officers are regularly working 12-16 hour shifts. Not the greatest of ideas if those officers happen to be driving high performance cars at speed through our streets. The current policy of single crewing means they don’t have the option to share the driving duties with their partner cos they don’t have a partner any more.
Do we really need physically and emotionally exhausted firearms officers on extended tours of duty.The?
I fully accept that Theresa May and her...
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