Labour’s handouts must be exposed as a self-defeating deception – as must the danger of what happens when “there is no money left”.
Posts Tagged: Police
James Frayne: Voters want a brutal response to terrorists, but aren’t clear on the best way to combat extremism
Fears that the public are shifting towards aggressive, populist cultural policies targeted at Muslims are misfounded.
Corbyn has called for May’s resignation in the aftermath of Saturday’s attacks, but his own plans spell out no additional funding for counter-terrorism.
“The Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police has said that the Met is well resourced, and they are, and that they have very powerful counter-terrorism capabilities, and they do.”
The Prime Minister proposed four steps to take on and defeat our enemies and their ideology.
Iain Dale: Reducing net immigration to the tens of thousands? It will never happen. And it shouldn’t.
Plus: A diplomatic success for Trump. A Love Actually moment, please, from May. And: has anyone seen Diane Abbott?
WATCH: May – “I ask everybody to be vigilant, and support the police as they go about their important work.”
Plus, read the full text of the Prime Minister’s statement on the heightened threat level and deployment of troops.
The Home Secretary was speaking at the Police Federation conference.
Peter Walker: A week on from Abbott’s car crash interview, it’s clear Labour hasn’t a clue about policing
Her attempted policy announcement was PR fluff, based on a failure to understand the practicalities of law and order.
Incarcerating more criminals for longer has saved millions of people from becoming victims of crime.
No action on Mercer’s election expenses, which accidentally omitted £80 of wooden stakes and printing
It’s a reminder that the law requires rather more than a Twitter hashtag campaign as proof of wrongdoing.
Ed Barker: Don’t glamourise these killers by calling them terrorists. Treat them like the criminals they are.
People that stab policeman and run over innocent civilians are murderous thugs – and that’s the end of it.
Plus: Dealing with news of terror attacks as a radio host. Was it really necessary to send Steve Uncles to prison. And: Jacqui Smith and Sky – its goodbye from me and its goodbye from her.
The authorities are trying to establish whether the attacker was working alone or with accomplices.
She delivered her statement in Downing Street.