More from the UK...sigh!

This is a discussion on More from the UK...sigh! within the Off Topic & Humor Discussion forums, part of the The Back Porch category; http://home.bellsouth.net/s/editoria...&rg=blsadstrgt Britain Denies Criminal Files Troubles Published: 1/13/07, 2:45 PM EDT LONDON (AP) - The British government said Saturday no violent or sexual offenders had ...

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    More from the UK...sigh!

    http://home.bellsouth.net/s/editoria...&rg=blsadstrgt

    Britain Denies Criminal Files Troubles

    Published: 1/13/07, 2:45 PM EDT

    LONDON (AP) - The British government said Saturday no violent or sexual offenders had been cleared to work with vulnerable people despite a failure to log hundreds of criminal files as part of employment background checks.

    [more at the above link].


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    It was the British government's failure to act, and its patently false denial that Mad Cow disease could affect humans, that is to blame for the several hundred HORRIFIC DEATHS that vCJD's victims have endured.

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    Update

    http://home.bellsouth.net/s/editoria...&rg=blsadstrgt

    Britain Reviewing All Criminal Databases

    Published: 1/14/07, 11:05 PM EDT

    LONDON (AP) - The British government said Sunday it was ordering a review of all criminal databases after acknowledging that files on hundreds of criminals were not entered into police computers.

    [more at the above link]

    Evidently an unnamed official has been suspended after cooperating with the investigation.

    Now, not only do citizens in the UK not have the right to have any idea about who these criminals are (see earlier threads about wanted posters violating criminals rights [not to be caught, I suppose], but UK law enforcement officers can't know about them either!

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    I am thinking of an old expression ....

    ''To hell in a handbasket'' !!!

    And to think - I grew up in that place, but fortunately back when things were more sane.
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