My car was burgled again...on the road outside my house this time. The stereo was taken again but kindly they left the baby car seat which is worth far more. I'm thankful that thieves have very little intelligence. My suspicion is it is someone on the street because nothing was smashed or broken since a slightly dud lock (left over from the last time it was broken into) was simply prized open again.
Well I didn't report it, because I know nothing would get done. Visually being able to see how my re
While shopping in town I saw three adults (2 males and a female) in charge of two very young children (one in a flimsy buggy and carrying the other). They were obviously heavily under the influence of alcohol or drugs. To my horror I saw them taking a chance of running across a very busy main road dodging between cars and lorries…luckily no one was injured.
I saw two uniformed police officers approaching so I stopped to give them an account of the incident and ask them for some support – t
I live in the city centre, so I expect (and forgive) a certain amount of noise, rubbish, and commotion.
However, at least once per week, we are wakened from our sleep by drunks, revellers, or domestic spats taking place outside. Our street is filled with young families, students and professionals–I hate to think of some of the children waking up to profanity, and near-violent arguments in the street.
It’s not clear to me when I should be calling on the police to report the sort of incidents my str