Please take a look at this excellent exposé of the real Andrew Mitchell, and the treatment of an honest and honourable police officer.
The Right Honourable Andrew Mitchell MP vs Police Constable James Patrick
Original post 4th Jan 2013 – updated 26/11/13 (*updates at end*)
Contrasting cases + ‘supportive’ background history:
If asked to believe the words of a senior Conservative politician regarding the Pleb-gate CCTV ‘evidence’ or those in the new cult book ‘The Rest is Silence’ which expose the selfish financial incentives at work behind the weakening and gradual privatising of the police service, I’d suspect the politician and respect the author.
At least author PC James Patrick honestly tries to warn the public of the increased safety and security risks to them due to how these policies were decided and are being implemented (http://amzn.to/X5brrw).
From an article in the Guardian, the Met was more concerned about how leaks occurred and, if any leaks discussed increased risks to public safety or security, that these should at all…
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