UK Police Going to Stop Investigating Minor Crimes

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UK Police Going to Stop Investigating Minor Crimes

Postby Jered » Thu Jan 04, 2018 2:31 am

Britain’s biggest police force will not investigate crimes including public order offences, shoplifting and low-level assaults if officers are required to look at CCTV for more than 20 minutes, The Times has learnt.


Well, that's nice.
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Re: UK Police Going to Stop Investigating Minor Crimes

Postby skb12172 » Thu Jan 04, 2018 3:32 am

Where some see a problem, I see opportunity! :lol:
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Re: UK Police Going to Stop Investigating Minor Crimes

Postby 308Mike » Thu Jan 04, 2018 3:40 am

skb12172 wrote:Where some see a problem, I see opportunity! :lol:

GO FOR IT!!! Start your own low-level PI firm to handle these types of calls - and bill the government!!
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Re: UK Police Going to Stop Investigating Minor Crimes

Postby TheArmsman » Thu Jan 04, 2018 4:37 am

skb12172 wrote:Where some see a problem, I see opportunity! :lol:


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Re: UK Police Going to Stop Investigating Minor Crimes

Postby Greg » Thu Jan 04, 2018 4:29 pm

The inverse of broken windows policing.

I wonder what's going to happen.

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Re: UK Police Going to Stop Investigating Minor Crimes

Postby Weetabix » Thu Jan 04, 2018 6:21 pm

numerous offences such as vandalism, vehicle crime and fuel theft will not be pursued if the cost of the damage or amount taken is less than £50.

Free pass.

I also wonder how much CCTV camera vandalism will increase right before crimes that won't be investigated with more than 20 minutes of CCTV review.
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