Tommy Taylor’s SRU

A young child killed in her bed by a motorist crashing through the wall of her bedroom, children killed by rocket attacks in Syria and fire in a disco killed hundreds of youngsters in Brazil.  What terrible tragedies. France sending in troops to fight in Africa…are they mad? After a disaster in Vietnam, which drew … [Read the full story]

Tommy Taylors SRU

Have I lost my mind? A serious rape on a bus in India has been followed by another multiple rape in India. How, after so much publicity and anger directed at those people who carry out attacks on females in this poverty stricken country, could it happen again? Never mind trials and punishment…these individuals should … [Read the full story]

“Dingo took my child” case is re-opened

A fourth inquest has been opened into the most notorious and bitterly controversial legal drama in Australia’s history: the 1980 death of a nine-week-old baby whose parents say was taken by a dingo from her tent in the Outback. Azaria Chamberlain’s mother, Lindy, was convicted and later cleared of murdering her and has always maintained … [Read the full story]

Rubbish Pommie television programmes

I take this opportunity to write to you about the appalling standard of television we receive from the Foxtel UK Channel. I am of course referring to Eastenders. How this poorly written drivel can be broadcast to Australian viewers is offensive. Murders, thieves and villains who walzt in and out of other peoples homes…without keys…who just … [Read the full story]

The US act against mob violence…unlike the UK

Effective from Friday night, Philadelphia teens must clear the streets by 9 p.m. in popular areas as police try to contain a recent epidemic of mob violence. Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter enacted the new curfew after three incidents of random attacks by groups of teens in Old City, Center City, and Fairmount Park. “Minors who … [Read the full story]

Ding Dong, Osama’s dead!

The death of Osama Bin Laden was celebrated around the world as a victory for justice, but many people cautioned that it would not end terroist attacks or ease suffering of those who lost loved ones in bombings by al-Qaeda linked militants.   Spontaneous cebratory rallies broke out in New York City at Ground Zero, … [Read the full story]

Girls who get drunk must have ‘nice knickers’

A police magazine is advising women planning a drunken night out to ensure they had waxed and were “wearing nice knickers” in case they collapsed. Britains Suffolk Police’s Safe! magazine carries a reminder for readers “intent on getting ratted”, alongside a picture of a scantily-clad woman on the floor with the caption “if you’ve got … [Read the full story]