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    Knocked down by fleeing car, pops back up to make arrest



    Video: Policeman knocked over by speeding car gets up and chases driver - Telegraph

    Pc Pascoe had just got out of the parked patrol car when the BMW ploughed into the back of it at speed, sending the officer flying.

    Amazingly, the policeman rolled, got up and brushed himself off before running after Adamson, who had abandoned the stolen car.

    rest at link

    Yikes! Too damn close, and well done Pc Pascoe

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    Wow! Looks like a Superman movie! Way to go!

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    Those Brits are a tough lot! He better hope he got away.
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    The suspect got 1 MONTH in prison for that little stunt. If anyone thinks their courts are garbage then they should take a look at the sentences passed here.
    "all that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing" Edmund Burke.
    "the world is a dangerous place place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who do not do anything about it" Albert Einstein

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    Quote Originally Posted by Standard Dave View Post
    The suspect got 1 MONTH in prison for that little stunt. If anyone thinks their courts are garbage then they should take a look at the sentences passed here.
    Wow, one month for attempted murder? Scary to think the suspect is out there free to run over other people now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Standard Dave View Post
    The suspect got 1 MONTH in prison for that little stunt. If anyone thinks their courts are garbage then they should take a look at the sentences passed here.
    I regularly read the Police Inspector blog. I don't think anyone in the Western world beats you guys for bureaucratic mismanagement and judicial incompetence. No wonder they are afraid to arm cops, they know you'll take over the country and fix it at their expense.
    Pleasing nobody, one person at a time.

    That which does not kill me, better start fucking running.

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    Well done, Constable.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Xiphos View Post
    I regularly read the Police Inspector blog. I don't think anyone in the Western world beats you guys for bureaucratic mismanagement and judicial incompetence. No wonder they are afraid to arm cops, they know you'll take over the country and fix it at their expense.
    Why I believe you are correct.
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    Notice when he started running he was pulling out his can of whoop ass!! Way to go constable!
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