Tag Archives: Avon & Somerset Constabulary

Hot fuzz?

A reader writes: Residents in the Ashley Down/St Andrews/Montpelier area of Bristol have just received this hilarious letter (see below). The following comments seem relevant: a) This letter was clearly not just sent to my road and I suspect the … Continue reading

Posted in Ashley, Bristol, Bristol West, Local government, Policing, St Pauls | Tagged , | There are 27 comments

Fair cop?

The local press has confined itself to some typically soft reporting of Avon & Somerset Constabulary’s recent announcement that it is formally joining the Southwest One outsourcing initiative. Southwest One is a huge public-private partnership deal involving Somerset County Council … Continue reading

Posted in CONsultants, Local government, Policing, Privatisation, West Country | Tagged , , , , , , | There are 2 comments

U-turning and u-turning in the widening mire

There’s been an update on the Avon & Somerset site and in The Cancer on the carnival night killing of 35-year-old Somalian, Mohamoud Muse Hassan who was stabbed to death at The Criterion pub in Ashley Road, St Pauls (Blogger … Continue reading

Posted in Ashley, Bristol, Bristol Evening Post, Policing, Race, St Pauls | Tagged , | There are 13 comments