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A foxes' life on the A20

Sean Hollands, former KentCounty Constabulary Traffic patrol.
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One summer evening on the A20 near west Kingsdown, Kent, together with a colleague, whilst on main road traffic patrol, we came across an accident, in which a huge fox had come off the worst in an argument with several passing cars. Having got the traffic flowing again we were left with the poor fox, which was breathing but apparently unconscious,...

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The American Legal System

Paul Thompson
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This took place in Charlotte North Carolina. A lawyer purchased a box of very rare and expensive cigars, then insured them against, among other things, fire....

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Sudden death.....

John (Met)
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Funniest blooper I've ever heard in my 23 years in the Met so far was when a probationer PC attended a 'sudden death' in a flat in Whitechapel, East London. The probationer was unsure of what to do and so called the section sergeant down. The sergeant duly walked into the flat where the young PC was standing and said to the PC " find some air...

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MISPER with the Candelabra

Insp Nick Owen - Cleveland Police
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During a recent missing from home enquiry in Redcar in Cleveland a lady was reported missing and was last seen heading towards local marsh land by a concerned witness....

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Police warn against 'romantic engagements' while driving

Force issues warning after pulling over semi-naked man who was romantically involved with woman whilst driving.

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Police go potty over missing plant

Neighbourhood Policing Team receive criticism in their hyperbolic response to reports of a missing plant pot.

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On a More Serious Note

Federation: Leadership change is a 'catalyst for reform'

Staff association chairman believes departure will help kick start reform programme with a leader who will push change through.

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A19: More officers start legal action

Tribunal ruling that officers suffer indirect age discrimination prompts scores more to seek redress.

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'Redundant' specials given crime scene training

Scenario based training package which takes specials through stages of initial investigation will give them added value to force.

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