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The police get the tools they want, Britain loses the liberties it holds dear

Reposted from Henry Porter in the Guardian. This article confirms for me a belief I have long held … that we are sleepwalking into a police state. The number of police CCTV cameras trained on Britain’s roads has almost doubled … Continue reading

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Police to ask home secretary to approve use of water cannon across country

Oh here we go… as if the police needed any excuse; but apparently they’re asking the home secretary for permission to use water cannons because of austerity. The Police Service of Northern Ireland already has six water cannon but has told Acpo it … Continue reading

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