The Metropolitan Police Authority is still in session and is grinding slowly through its agenda. And there has just been a revealing aside from Deputy Mayor Kit Malthouse AM DCiC* PSPCC**.
Caroline Pidgeon AM, who takes what is – I am sure – an entirely healthy interest in such matters, had asked the Commissioner what changes were being made to police officer uniforms. Reference was made to uniform “cargo pants” and “anoraks” at which point the DCiC piped up to tell us that he was looking forward to receiving some for his own use – try not to think too hard about the image that this suggests ……..
*Dog Catcher in Chief
**Putative Surrogate Policing and Crime Commissioner