People always say that when you really want or need one there is never one available. Hardly surprising.
At least four officers are said to have visited residents in the hamlet of Pitcombe, Somerset, on multiple occasions after a poster of the Conservative councillor Mike Beech had a Hitler-like moustache drawn on it.
Earlier in April, Gloucestershire police were criticised after spending £20,000 on an operation to arrest suspected scrap metal thieves after they took 47p worth of scrap from a skip.
The Mail Online shows has a photo, taken by a passer-by, of three PCSO’s sitting texting on their phones while they ‘supervise’ a criminal on a day out fishing.
The Thames Valley police force sent a van full of officers to oversee a calendar model posing in the street in her underwear. Just surprised the whole force didn’t turn out for that one.