A bit of Fry and Laurie
Two of the biggest police departments in the UK have proposed a radical privatisation plan, wherein private companies could take responsibility for investigating crimes, patrolling neighbourhoods and even detaining suspects. Read the story here.
In response to this story, R Srikanth sent me the link to this clip from the old BBC skit: A Bit of Fry and Laurie – Privatization of the Police Force.
Let’s hope this is not how the private police force turns out to be.