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Both Serious and Organised

I’m off to an analyst-type meeting at Unisys tomorrow, so I was kind of interested in the news of their plans to set up a big centre in India and hire two thousand people.

You can be replaced you know. Well many of us feel that way today and look nervously at the newswires to see which company will be next in relocating its business as part of an enthusiastic Indian takeaway strategy.

I see that the site traffic has increased this month, so maybe visitors like the extra news snippets that I add each day. To be honest, these are as much for my own reference as anyone else’s, so you’ll find them a little eclectic in taste.



If you’re mildly interested in Serious & Organised Crime then the news is that I’ve applied for the role of chairman of SOCA, the new agency, “Britain’s FBI” according to the papers. History’s seen stranger choices, J. Edgar Hoover being one of them but I think I could do the job they have in mind, so we’ll see if the Home Office shares my enthusiasm after all the work I put in to defending the public against the first draft of the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act, RIPA.

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