Category Archives: You Couldn’t Make it Up

Male Caught Driving Fake Rapid Response Vehicle In Wales

Individuals driving around in fake emergency vehicles is, unfortunately, not something new. Clearly these people never had the courage or dedication to join the real emergency services, but didn’t want to ‘miss out’ on driving around on blue lights. One such vehicle was recently stopped by Police in Wales and the driver has been suitably ‘processed’ after a joint effort

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‘There’s Too Much Noise’ – Angry Resident Moans About Sirens

I often use to almost feel sorry for the people that lived on the same street as my old police station. My old Borough (Met Police) was a constant melody of police, ambulance and fire service sirens. Considering that our Borough alone probably used to get, on average, around 15-20 999 calls per hour, then not more than a few

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WATCH: Civil Enforcement Officer Slaps PARKING TICKET On Marked Police Vehicle

Another day in Britain and yet another video emerges of an over-zealous Civil Enforcement Officer thinking that it would be a ‘good idea’ to slap a parking ticket on a marked police vehicle. We have just had this video sent into us that shows a Civil Enforcement Officer in Brentwood High Street slapping a parking fine on a police vehicle.

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Illegal Street Racer Caught Impersonating The Police

An Illegal street racer took his inherent stupidity one stop higher recently after being caught by West Midlands Police in a vehicle that had been made to look like a marked police car. One male was arrested by police in Stechford after using blue flashing lights which had been affixed to his windscreen. No doubt the individual who decided to

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Remember The Individual Who KNOCKED OUT A Paramedic Whilst He Was In A&E?

Chances are, if you are in the #EmergencyServicesFamily or if you are a supporter of the emergency services / NHS, then you would have heard about the horrific case of a Paramedic who was knocked unconscious by a patient whilst he was in Rotherham District General Hospital’s A&E. The incident caused outrage amongst not only members of the emergency services

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It’s A Sad Day When The Metropolitan Police Have To Raise Funds By Selling Merchandise.

I have a lot of love for the Metropolitan Police, having spent a number of years on a 999 response team working on a busy East London borough. Despite also doing a stint in the armed forces, I would say that the camaraderie in the Met Police was well on-par with what I experienced in the armed forces. So it

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When Drones & Weddings Go Horribly Wrong

Often, our much-loved and highly-valued followers send us in stories and images from across the internet which feature our oppos in the emergency services. And this story, is one such example! During a routine check of our inbox, the following message was found by one of our admins: “As someone who flies drones with emergency services, can we please establish

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Person Calls 999 Because Someone PARKED Across Their DRIVE

Have you ever needed to call 999 (in a genuine emergency) only to find that you end up in a worrying ‘queue’ waiting for your call for help to be answered? If you have then you, quite rightly, probably wondered why you could not get through to the operator in order to get help for whatever emergency was happening at

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Teenager Uses Grandfather’s Ashes In Cookies Baked For Classmates

Police in the US confirmed that they are investigating a report that a student in California decided to mix the ashes of her cremated grandfather into a recipe for homemade cookies before sharing them with her unwitting classmates. City of Davis Police Department lieutenant Paul Doroshov said on Wednesday that two students decided to bake the cookies before sharing them

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Male Who Assaulted SIX Police Officers Given SUSPENDED Sentence

A man from Reigate has been given a SUSPENDED SENTENCE despite being convicted of SIX counts of assaulting a police officer and one count of criminal damage to a motor vehicle. James Davies, 29, from Chart Lane, Reigate, Surrey, was arrested on Tuesday 29th September after police attended his address during which time Davies head butted a police officer. On

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