The Association of Police Authorities (APA) is getting a bit worried about the idea that elected representatives might be given the power to hire and fire chief constables.
APA chief executive
says that could lead to one group or "extremist individual" gaining control of a force and "politicising" the police. Mark Castle
And he’s right.
I rememberPity nobody in the
doing it, quite effortlessly, in 1984. Margaret Thatcher