Such situations are characterized by two features: their potential for harm and the need to solve them urgently before they develop that potential.Hence, the actual use of coercion or the threat of using it allows police to put a quick, nonnegotiated, and conclusive end to problematic situations (e.g., keeping people away from the scene of a fire for their own protection and to allow firemen to do their job).A number of informal names and abbreviations are applied to the Metropolitan Police Service, the most common being the Met.
This included 32,125 sworn police officers, 9,521 police staff, and 1,626 non-sworn police community support officers.
Since then we've learned what happened, and it's like Richard Harasym is a 23-year veteran of the Nassau County Police Department who, as of last summer, had been a detective in the elite internal affairs unit for 12 years.
His job was to catch crooked cops, root out corruption, and police the police.
The Metropolitan Police Service (MPS), formerly and still commonly known as the Metropolitan Police, formally called the Metropolitan Police Force, and informally referred to as the Met, is the territorial police force responsible for law enforcement in Greater London, excluding the "square mile" of the City of London, which is the responsibility of the City of London Police.
The Met also has significant national responsibilities, such as co-ordinating and leading on UK-wide national counter-terrorism matters, and the protection of the senior members of the British Royal Family, and also members of The Cabinet and other ministerial members of Her Majesty's Government.