Tuesday, November 21, 2006

How they do it in Manukau

Manukau mayor set to meet with police:

Manukau's mayor will meet with police on Tuesday to see what can be done to stem the tide of violence in the region.

And judging by past performance, he will be suggesting a local Act of Parliament massively increasing the penalties for criminal offences committed in Manukau, creating a new local offence of "looking like a crim" punishable by a $25,000 fine and one years imprisonment, and removing the right to silence of anyone apprehended or questioned about a crime in his city...