If you’re British and step outside of your home, then it’s obvious that you’re probably up to no good. It’s all for security, my good chap. But we Yanks shouldn’t be smug. Ours is simply a more high-tech tyranny.
“The number of town hall snoopers and private security guards armed with sweeping police powers has rocketed by a fifth in only 12 months.
“There are now 1,667 park wardens, dog wardens, car park attendants and shopping centre guards permitted to hand out fines for ‘crimes’ such as littering, dog fouling and criminal damage.
“They may take photographs of the people they have fined, and demand names and addresses. A further 478 civilians have been given the power to stop vehicles to check for out-of-date tax discs.”
Read more at The Mail Online.