Jacqui Smith wants PCSO 'chimps' to get arrest powersWeren't Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) supposed to be there to help support ye old community? Surely not to bully filmmakers and photographers whenever they fancy. Rather disturbing that they and the regular police appear here to have no knowledge of the laws they are supposed to be upholding.
Big Brother Hates Being Filmed!
Maybe that's why they're known to many, including Brian Haw and the Parliament Square protesters, as CHIMPS: Cannot Help In Most Police Situations.
BBC: Home Secretary Jacqui Smith - PCSOs should get detention powers