Daniel Trilling: Crisis at the Met, 30 March 2023
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Biteback, 446 pp., £20, October 2022, 978 1 78590 768 5Show More
Tango Juliet Foxtrot: How Did It All Go Wrong for British Policing? by Iain Donnelly.
Biteback, 341 pp., £20, November 2021, 978 1 78590 716 6Show More
“... sergeant, two constables and two community support officers were assigned to every council ward. Iain Donnelly, a recently retired police officer who began his career as a constable in the Met, writes in his memoir, Tango Juliet Foxtrot, that neighbourhood officers were ‘a fount of knowledge as they knew every local criminal, whom they associated with ...”