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Response policing for South Sheffield no longer from Moss Way!!

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Moss way was only fairly recently built at a cost of millions and hailed for how good it was, I think it's more of a prisoner holding point now or at least it has been lately.

The law and order problems at the other side of the city are draining resources and leaving the South side wide open.

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No it isn't-the abaolute opposite. Not aure you've been keeping up with the news. This was largely discussed when the figures were released a month ago.

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-40665733

 

Woooosh!...............

 

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The police commisioner role is a disgrace.

 

Since their completely needless and pointless introduction crime has risen at an incredible level. Axe them, and use the significant money that would generate on the actual police force. I can't see one reason whatsoever for the role of police commisoner to exist.

 

I agree. I contacted the PC last year to ask why there was only 2 and sometimes only one patrol vehicle between 0300hrs and 0700hrs Saturday and Sunday morning.

I received a reply which only came after he had consulted with SYP officers.

 

I also asked him what was being done in regards the issue of off road bikers and he told me to speak to the local SNT inspector.

 

Waste of taxpayers money.

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I feel a bit depressed by it all - our council tax goes up and up, we have no choice but to pay it, and it's spent on high wages for things that are clearly unacceptable. It's like being mugged- but there is no way to change things.

 

Police commisioners do little, get huge salaries - and crime rises. We pay their wages, and have to put up with the rise in crime. We hate it, but can do nothing but continue to pay our taxes. We have no choice.

 

It feels so angering and depressing. We're all powerless.

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I agree with your comment paula.

 

At the moment the police are only given bonuses in relation to revenue collection ie fines, FPN and privet hire like football events which is for the intertidal officer, however these bonuses are more often than not a pooled team effort. Hindered by presure from other offices in the pool to generate revenue, leaves little time to perform the duties they sware too. Performance in crime is rewarded by advancement. But who has time for that when the presure is on?

 

What utter codswallop. What is the source of such outdated fairy tales?

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What utter codswallop. What is the source of such outdated fairy tales?

 

Ripply traffic police officer. I was told this 25/7/2013 Granted it was over 4 years ago. But hey you maybe right. should i not trust the word of a police office? lol

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Ripply traffic police officer. I was told this 25/7/2013 Granted it was over 4 years ago. But hey you maybe right. should i not trust the word of a police office? lol

 

Trust the word of THIS ONE!!

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Ripply traffic police officer. I was told this 25/7/2013 Granted it was over 4 years ago. But hey you maybe right. should i not trust the word of a police office? lol

 

I can think of a few police officers whose word I wouldn't trust. A few particular ones spring to mind in terms of recent news events.....

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Moss way was only fairly recently built at a cost of millions and hailed for how good it was, I think it's more of a prisoner holding point now or at least it has been lately.

The law and order problems at the other side of the city are draining resources and leaving the South side wide open.

 

Mothballed in 2013:

 

http://www.thestar.co.uk/news/crime/south-yorkshire-ageing-police-cells-to-be-mothballed-1-5735535

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The Mill! It will always be The Mill. :)

 

I wish I could have visited :(

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Ripply traffic police officer. I was told this 25/7/2013 Granted it was over 4 years ago. But hey you maybe right. should i not trust the word of a police office? lol

 

I believe that this did happen up until about eight years ago.

However, it was staff officers over the rank of chief super, I believe, that received a bonus in relation to income generated from penalty tickets.

Quite rightly this was stopped as it was determined that the forces concerned could be using it to their advantage.

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