In London the simple fact is that the armed police 'jam' does not cover the slice of bread that is one of the world's major cities and does not even begin to lightly smear much of the loaf that is the UK. Meanwhile, the increase announced by the government in the numbers of MI5, MI6 and GCHQ officers together with increased funding is a bittersweet pill for struggling police officers on the front line to swallow...
Police drones could be used for car chases, tracking hidden suspects, monitoring riots or protests or traffic violations
Police minister Damian Green has backed the use of controversial unmanned drones to patrol the UK's skies, to monitor criminal
A police helicopter landed on a beach to rescue two girls who were trapped by the incoming tide, a force spokesman has said