Vindictive Thames Valley Cop Gets His Just Deserts
Stop and search is regularly abused by the police as a means to punish those who refuse to be questioned on the street. Ordinarily, the police will misuse section 1 of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984, but it is becoming increasingly fashionable for them to abuse Anti-Terrorism... Read more
Had an ‘Interview Under Caution’ Letter? – Here’s Why You Should Bin It
If opening your morning mail fills you with dread, then imagine finding a letter among all your unwanted bills, stamped ‘Interview Under Caution‘, inviting you to be interrogated about a criminal offence at a local government office as a precursor to a potential prosecution. The sort of invite that would make your electric bill... Read more
Police abusing Road Traffic powers to stop and arrest drivers accused of harassment
Been accused of harassing your neighbour or ex partner? Made an offensive remark during an argument? Or how about sending a spiteful e-mail or leaving a nasty posting on Facebook?… Well watch out, because the police are currently abusing their powers under the Road Traffic Act to pull over... Read more
The police: unaccountable and above the law
  Have you heard of the IPCC (Independent Police Complaints Commission)? Of course you have. We all have. And although few of us have ever called upon their services, we have been assured by those in the know, that they are there to help us if we have a... Read more
Welcome to the UK Religious Police  – arresting those who offend muslims on facebook
Saudi Arabia, as you may well know, is governed by Shariah law; Which defined at it’s simplest is a brutal, medieval form of totalitarianism.   To ensure that it’s citizens remain in a permanent state of fear and submission, an army of religious police – the ‘metawa’ – are sent out... Read more
The 10 Worst Police Forces: Most Corrupt Complaints System
  Running this site and speaking to people who use the Action Against Police Service, I spend a lot of my time giving advice and alternatives to those who have been failed by the utterly corrupt police complaints system. By doing so it never fails to amaze me just how often the... Read more
TSG – The Unscrupulous Security Company that Pretends to be the Police
Here’s a test for you. Take a look at these two images and identify which one is a police officer and which one is a security guard:     Answer?   Neither of them are police officers. They are both employees of a security company trading under the name of... Read more
If you’ve done nothing wrong, you’ve got nothing to worry about!
If there’s one police catchphrase that makes my skin crawl it’s that moronic mis-statement that: “If you’ve done nothing wrong, you’ve got nothing to worry about.”   As well as being a once popular mantra among Third Reich enthusiasts it has been more recently resurrected by the police and Daily Mail readers as... Read more
Will the police harass you if you dare make a complaint?
Occasionally we get e-mails from people who believe they have been wronged by the police but are worried about what will happen if they make a complaint.  Will it result in unwanted attention from the officer involved or his colleagues? Will they suddenly find themselves on the receiving end of a vindictive... Read more
Success! Another Harassment Warning is Removed
We were recently contacted by a Crimebodge reader who succeeded in having a harassment warning removed from the Police National Computer after reading our article “Harassment Warnings: How to Challenge Them.“ The various laws and methods that give you the powers to challenge harassment warnings are explained in depth in our Ebook... Read more
Surrey Police Put 7 Year Old On Wanted List
  A Crimebodge reader just sent me a screengrab from Epsom and Ewell Police’s Facebook page. Whereby the police are on the search for a 7 to 8 year old who allegedly knocked a 5 year old to the ground after grabbing her by the throat:       What... Read more
Bye Bye Beeb!
  7 years ago, in a previous life, I was writing very different projects to Crimebodge. One of which was a screenplay that was being developed by BBC Films.   When I heard that the BBC had got involved with something I’d spent the past year devoting my life too, I was... Read more
Guinness World Record Breaker: Worst Abuse of Police Power
  If you ever find yourself bullied by cops simply for having the gall to stand up to them then take heart. Nothing that happens to you is likely to be as bad as what happened to Ian Puddick. Who suffered the worst abuse of police powers we have... Read more
TV Licensing Abuse of Process
  If there’s one thing we hate more at Crimebodge than rubbish cops, it’s people pretending to be rubbish cops: Bailiffs, Security Guards, the RSPCA and PCSOs to name but a few. All of whom come equipped with uniforms, identity cards and the desperate urge to give an impression... Read more
Huddersfield Police Assault Autistic Lad To Stop Him Filming In His Own Home
By way of demonstration to our article Never Allow the Police Into Your Home here is a text book example of what can happen if you do.     Here, two Huddersfield police officers visit the home of an autistic young man who has allegedly committed what the police... Read more
Police ‘Census’ Checkpoints – REFUSE TO COMPLY!
  If ever there was any doubt about who the police work for, this latest round of Stasi like tactics on behalf of the local authority, should put pay to that… It seems that police are currently on a nationwide hunt for information… Information so crucial that they are... Read more
A favourite stock quote of plod is the old lie: “If You’ve Done Nothing Wrong, You’ve Got Nothing to Worry About.”  On the contrary, with our mindless cops and their nodding-dog counterparts the CPS, if you’ve done nothing wrong you’ve got EVERYTHING to worry about. Especially if the forensics... Read more