The public have been demanding more bobbies on the beat for years and years. So now our masters want to withdraw beat bobbies completely. If that isn't showing contempt I don't know what is. As for PCSOs I wouldn't ask one for directions to a car park let alone trust one on the beat. What next, replace the riot police with PCSOs?
And I don't accept all this bull about spending cuts when £50,000 of lottery money is being wasted in Burnley on:
A PROJECT looking at the history of the LGBT movement in Burnley....From the Lancashire Telegraph.