This short blog was sent into us a police officer who wanted to remain anonymous. Have a read and let us know your thoughts in the comments below:
“Not sure if worthy of a share for the general opinion on it.
But after a discussion in the car today with the oppo and mulling it over while patrolling the people flouting the rules and dealing with business as usual in between….its probably going to be an unpopular view, but having worked in the emergency services family for around eight years now, i can’t get past it.
As nice as it is for the NHS, emergency services and key workers being appreciated by the public and companies at the moment….and I don’t want to be the ‘Debby downer’ on it all…but where were they all the last decade?
As nice as it is, it’s all a bit hypocritical.
How people are now and in crisis towards the NHS and emergency services & key workers….should be the norm!!
And from the people who can, back the sentiment and words with actions, provide the funding, ppe, equipment and provisions to help them all do their jobs now and going forward past all this!.
Recent times has brought out the best in people, but also the worst.
I hope all this shocks people enough to change the self-entitled culture that is the norm now…but I won’t hold my breath!”.
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