Category Archives: US Police

“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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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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Never… leave your car keys in the Ignition

Now here is something I had never heard of before coming over to the US. In the UK if you leave your keys in the ignition of the vehicle parked outside hour home overnight, you have every expectation that the … Continue reading

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Ar Kansas

One of my first jobs after getting off the boat and headed the wrong way, was at a small Sheriffs Office working in dispatch. Over here Policing has three main visible arms, the local town police, she county Sheriff and … Continue reading

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Susan the Lucky Charm

So on this side of the pond, when I was a Police Officer in the small rural town of Monmouth , one night in 20__ I got called to provide a taxi service for a vulnerable person who needed to … Continue reading

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More Eggshells

Well recent events have got me thinking about an event I was involved in Maine in the Town of Monmouth Police Department back in 2000 . Just this week in Glenburn, Maine a 16yr old girl went missing, and today a … Continue reading

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