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Police Officer faces injury or death.

Have a look at the U-Tube link.

Now tell me you are not at risk.

Now tell me that your Government really, REALLY values you.

Really values the job you do and risks you take.

Of course they do not. They are not the ones really facing the risks.

Every single front line officer could be in the same position.

8 Responses

  1. Too right! I posted this yesterday as I thought it was time it was shown again also.

  2. 1.9%

  3. I don’t know how you all do that job. When I saw that guy sitting there and he started rocking back and forth….I thought he was going to do something then. Your spouses and significant others must worry everyday.

  4. The police should have given him a good kicking.

  5. It’s heartening to see how quickly that officer had help. The officer booking him in was over the desk in a flash. Did you notice how many weren’t wearing stab-proof vests and they still piled in?

    Yep. I worry.

  6. Don’t know if they still do it but they used to take their vests off once inside the station especially in summer…

    Of course the powers that be will say “Dont” but heat exhaustion is a real danger in the summer when you’re wearing body armor and it’s 30 degrees out.

    The “customer” – why am i not suprised that someone dressed like that and exhibiting his body language was carrying a blade?

    Anyone want to place bets on him getting bail and not being convicted of an assault type offence despite being clear on cctv?

  7. I dont think Devon and Cornwall wear body armour as a matter of routine.

  8. This was a while ago, and I wonder if we know what happened to the little ned in the end?

    The courts couldn’t ignore a charge of attempted murder, which would seem perfectly fair in this case, at least in my layman’s opinion.

    Like others, I do hope he was given a bit of boot massage off-camera.

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