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Thanks Chief Constable but there’s no need to apologise for historic wrongs on our behalf

Thanks Chief Constable but there’s no need to apologise for historic wrongs on our behalf

Historic apologies on behalf of others may seem virtuous but are usually meaningless and often misguided

Should Stuart Leggate be Released?

Should Stuart Leggate be Released?

Mark Cummings would now be a 29 year old man. Tragically he never reached 10 years, because his life was taken from him by the paedophile S...

CSI Strathclyde

CSI Strathclyde

"Wherever he steps, whatever he touches, whatever he leaves, even unconsciously, will serve as a silent witness against him. Not only his f...

Prohibition: Not Just a Failure. It's the Cause of the Problem.

Prohibition: Not Just a Failure. It's the Cause of the Problem.

I'm often asked why, as a former police officer who enforced our drug laws day and daily, I advocate the legalisation of all drugs alongsid...

The Westport Murders Part 1

The Westport Murders Part 1

This weeks Crime Time Inc. episode explores the truth about the infamous Burke and Hare. Using the actual court transcript, Tom is able to ...

Crime Time Inc Meets Lisa Simpson!

Crime Time Inc Meets Lisa Simpson!

Last week our Co-Host, Simon appeared on the American True Crime Podcast Small Town Dicks. Before you make any assumptions about Simon's pr...

We're all victims when politicians waste police time.

We're all victims when politicians waste police time.

With a decade of budget cuts and officers forced to deal with issues like mental health problems, new demands imposed on Police Scotland ar...

THE CASE FOR LEGALISING CANNABIS - A REALITY CHECK

THE CASE FOR LEGALISING CANNABIS - A REALITY CHECK

Discourse on the drug market often centres on the dangers substances pose to our youth. This focus can skew perspectives, portraying childr...

I had a very interesting interview with the Chairman of the Scottish Police Federation earlier this week. 

I had a very interesting interview with the Chairman of the Scottish Police Federation earlier this week. 

 The shock for me was to realise just how bad things have become behind the Thin Blue Line. A line that seems to get thinner and ...