Posts tagged ‘reporting’

June 20, 2015

Sad but True

by duncanr

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April 1, 2013

Cops and Robbers

by duncanr

cop eating donutHard working cops in Dallas, Texas, have devised a cunning plan to tackle soaring crime rates

Officers will no longer respond in person to shoplifting incidents involving items worth $50 or less. Instead, victimized merchants . . (are) . . instructed to print a form off the DPD website, fill it out, and put it in the mail

As a result of the hassle involved now, the crime rate has plummeted in Dallas as many robbery victims can’t be arsed to download and fill in the forms to report a ‘petty’ theft – http://tinyurl.com/cgqyybk

Now some unthinking folk might think this . . .

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