Author Archives: limey6

About limey6

Father of four, husband of one, Ex-pat ex cop Englishman living in rural Maine

The Leaders and the People

Macron comes to God and says: “Tell me, God, how many years before my people will be happy?” ‘Fifty years.’ replies God. Macron weeps and leaves Trudeau comes to God and says: “Tell me, God, how many years before my … Continue reading

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Pirates in Pinstripe

So back on patrol in Maidstone Kent one night with PC ‘Spike ‘ Milligan, who later went on to be a K9 officer….”heel Spike,¬† good Spike “. We came across a group of juvenile delinquents headed into town to cause … Continue reading

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“Paddy Wagons”

Ah another day another allegation of Police Brutality, this time in a Prisoner Transport Vehicle. I recall when Kent Constabulary received these vehicles for use. The basic idea is fairly old, that unruly or multiple prisoners can be transported with … Continue reading

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The time I drove a Rolls Royce

So back in the day, while I was still a “proby” or probationer Police Officer in Maidstone, Kent, we were on patrol, day shift, not assigned any particular detail, just roving around taking whatever calls would be good training points, … Continue reading

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Oh Radio Shack, Oh Tandy, how will I miss thee?

I remember the first time I got something from Radio Shack, although it was called Tandy in the Uk, a radio-controlled sports car. I thought it was fantastic, it had a transmitter radius of about 20′, and a battery life … Continue reading

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On Michael Brown and Eric Garner

British Meme- Heaven is where the police are British, the lovers French, the mechanics German, the chefs Italian, and it is all organized by the Swiss.¬†Hell is where the police are German, the lovers Swiss, the mechanics French, the chefs … Continue reading

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Mawwagae part 1a

Now I realize I owe you part II of our story, I couldn’t help but remember this wedding story, when I came across someone else nightmare story, and I just had to get it down before I forgot it, which … Continue reading

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