Before those rushing headlong into police reform reach another brick wall and have to show they don’t have a tin ear to concerns about privatisation & politicisation of policing along with 20% cuts, Winsor, Hutton and the professional body please take time to reflect on the fact that before ACPO became a plc and made money from policing we were at one time apolitical, impartial & independent.
Robert Peel’s son – Arthur said
My father didn’t create you to arrest me
It’s time in 2012 for all members of the British police service to display similar courage in the eye of the storm to that our predecessors did when facing this onslaught.
Please if you haven’t already done so, lobby your MP and encourage your friends & family to do so. And get all of them to sign this