Blunkett to back ‘bobby on beat’
As well as cameras in fox country, ASBOs on estates, terror raids in Bradford, traffic cameras on the roads, ID cards in our wallets, DNA profiles in a computer and crackdowns on everything. He is speaking to the top cops today at the Police Superintendents’ Association. Don’t hold your breath for his new wheeze, a “Coppers’ Contract” to make the police more friendly and responsive to the public. I wonder if he might be better off getting them to focus on catching crooks?