The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #138087 Message #3160294
Posted By: McGrath of Harlow
25-May-11 - 09:02 AM
Thread Name: BS: Met PC to stand trial for manslaughter
Subject: RE: BS: Met PC to stand trial for manslaughter
"I suspect that the police have to be seen internally to back-up fellow colleagues especially in an organisation like that.
Such actions are counterproductive, and destructive to trust by the public in the police, trust which is essential if an unarmed police force is to be properly effective.
They are no more to be accepted as inevitable than are the practices in many police forces of systematised bribery and of running protection rackets.