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The Police are Cowards or How to Continually Throw Yourself at a Brick Wall

There is a growing culture of fear in Great Britain today; fear of burglary, fear of assault, fear of our neighbours, fear of our neighbour's neighbour, fear of attack from across the oceans. The list is long and deeply paranoid. Yet who can we turn to in these turbulant and violent times?
Government Ministers will tell you to turn to your friendly bobby on the beat for help, those heroes of our streets who are responsible for the apparent drop in violent crime since the New Labour government came into power. Turn to the boys in blue for protection, a safe and comfortable pair of arms to nestle in. But who do the police go to when they are afraid? Or do they just cower away in their coffee rooms, immersing themselves in the less threatening pile of paperwork that they must sift through?

The Police are Cowards or How to Continually Throw Yourself at a Brick Wall

There is a growing culture of fear in Great Britain today; fear of burglary, fear of assault, fear of our neighbours, fear of our neighbour's neighbour, fear of attack from across the oceans. The list is long and deeply paranoid. Yet who can we turn to in these turbulant and violent times?
Government Ministers will tell you to turn to your friendly bobby on the beat for help, those heroes of our streets who are responsible for the apparent drop in violent crime since the New Labour government came into power. Turn to the boys in blue for protection, a safe and comfortable pair of arms to nestle in. But who do the police go to when they are afraid? Or do they just cower away in their coffee rooms, immersing themselves in the less threatening pile of paperwork that they must sift through?

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