‘The only way’ of dealing with British Islamic State fighters is to kill them in almost every case, minister says
Yes, we can kill our way out of this. We must.
London police: Charging shoplifters, vandals “not practical,” arrests for “offensive comments” up 53%
In the last year, British police have arrested at least 3,395 citizens – nine people per day – for being “politically incorrect” on social media.
According to data obtained by The Times through the Freedom of Information Act, 29 police forces arrested thousands of citizens under section 127 of the Communications Act 2003, which makes it illegal to “cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety to another.”
Breitbart.com reports: The true figure is likely to be significantly higher, as thirteen police forces refused to provide the requested information and two did not provide usable data.
Around half of the investigations were abandoned before being brought to prosecution, which critics say is an indication that the authorities are being excessively strict in their interpretation of the law’s restrictions on freedom of speech.