Crime Pays. Reflections from the Front Line of Criminal by Mike Welham

By Mike Welham

Crime can pay are the reflections of a Justice of the Peace who, having spent sixteen years at the entrance line of felony justice, isn't really sluggish in relationship controversy. Mike Welham's perspectives are severe and damning of presidency mess ups. As a Justice of the Peace he believes that the Human Rights Act, an important legislation drawn as much as take care of abuses via despot dictators, has been highjacked to develop into a criminals' constitution. the result is that crime has advanced to an volume that there's almost no compassion or help for sufferers. Crime will pay presents a flavour, occasionally funny, different instances problematic, of situations which Mike has sat on and demonstrates the effect that crime has on us all. He exhibits how the welfare kingdom has failed and produced a damaged society and he argues, with examples, that damaged houses, unemployment, political correctness and out of control mass immigration have all contributed to the rise in crime. Mike appears at critical crimes and devotes a bit of Crime can pay to the...

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I can say that I never sent anybody to prison who did not deserve to go there and there were a few who I would dearly loved to have sent down for a lot longer period than our maximum limit of six months. Throughout the years there was a good deal of change in the way we did our business and that meant additional training. Sentencing became more structured and fines more appropriate to the ability of those being fined to pay them. However, it was not all rosy in the garden because, following the adoption of the Human Rights Act, I felt that the system was, and is today, totally abused by many with criminal intent.

Well I do hope so! The real do-gooders will wonder whether the attention of the magistrates might be more focussed on Miss Cleavage making her notes, rather than the facts of the prosecution case being put forward. There was never a problem with this. I sat on many cases defended by Miss Cleavage and in every case, both male and female members of the team had made copious and accurate notes and knew the details of what had been said. Once the prosecution had finished delivering the facts they would sit down.

She leaned over the edge of the dock and beckoned with her finger. ’ The defendant was taken aback, nodded and sat down to remain very quiet. She then went back to her seat and with an appealing smile, she apologised to the court and the prosecutor before sitting down and continued making notes. One lady magistrate said after the case ‘We got a view of cleavage and leg today,’ the cleavage was while she was making notes and the leg as she leaned over to speak to the defendant her skirt raised a little bit.

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