Undercover police catch Accrington taxi driver plying for hire

Councillor Joan Smith

Councillor Joan Smith

First published in News

A PRIVATE hire taxi driver from Accrington was caught plying for hire after picking up two undercover police officers without a pre-booking.

Muhammad Mahfooz, of College Street, Accrington, was ordered to pay £1,000 after pleading guilty to plying for hire in an unlicenced vehicle, and for driving without insurance.

The 34-year-old was caught after picking up the two officers, who were wearing plaint clothes, in Union Road, Oswaldtwistle.

Deputy council leader and cabinet member for licensing, Coun Joan Smith, said: “Our primary concern is for the welfare of the travelling public. Private hire vehicles cannot ply for hire in the street or at taxi ranks, and this most recent prosecution reinforces the clear message that journeys with a private hire vehicle must always be pre-booked through the operator.

“Failure to do so is an offence and invalidates the vehicle’s insurance cover. If you flag down a private hire vehicle in the street, the insurance will be invalid for the duration of your journey. Please don’t take the risk.”

Mahfooz was fined £200 for plying for hire and £330 for having no insurance. He was also given six points, ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £30, and told to pay costs of £440.

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7:12pm Sat 9 Aug 14

psch says...

The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.
The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor. psch
  • Score: 20

7:13pm Sat 9 Aug 14

woolywords says...

This typifies the backward attitude of some councils; where others have more forward thinking attitudes by making all vehicles, registered as taxis, into Hackney licensed ones.
With one central number to call, you don't wait more than 5 minutes for a cab, when you want one.
This typifies the backward attitude of some councils; where others have more forward thinking attitudes by making all vehicles, registered as taxis, into Hackney licensed ones. With one central number to call, you don't wait more than 5 minutes for a cab, when you want one. woolywords
  • Score: 21

7:18pm Sat 9 Aug 14

TONY WALES says...

It's an offence to drive without insurance with any motor insurance.

What would you say if he had killed somebody,, would that be classed as nonsense.

He knows the rules, but how many more people are doing the same?
It's an offence to drive without insurance with any motor insurance. What would you say if he had killed somebody,, would that be classed as nonsense. He knows the rules, but how many more people are doing the same? TONY WALES
  • Score: 44

7:40pm Sat 9 Aug 14

glossopkid says...

psch wrote:
The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.
I totally agree!

I'm surprised "Muggins" has commented yet.
[quote][p][bold]psch[/bold] wrote: The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.[/p][/quote]I totally agree! I'm surprised "Muggins" has commented yet. glossopkid
  • Score: 30

7:48pm Sat 9 Aug 14

glossopkid says...

psch wrote:
The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.
Please have a look the article " Former Lancashire police chief quizzed".
Realistically I don't think the CPS will take the case to court, I have no faith they will either.

Come on muggins I'm waiting for you to sugar coat and defend your pals.
[quote][p][bold]psch[/bold] wrote: The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.[/p][/quote]Please have a look the article " Former Lancashire police chief quizzed". Realistically I don't think the CPS will take the case to court, I have no faith they will either. Come on muggins I'm waiting for you to sugar coat and defend your pals. glossopkid
  • Score: 22

8:52pm Sat 9 Aug 14

Jacqui.C says...

This is common practice by a large number of taxi firms , they stand their cabs on the loading/ unloading bays of supermarkets, they even double park making it difficult for shoppers to get round to parking spaces
This is common practice by a large number of taxi firms , they stand their cabs on the loading/ unloading bays of supermarkets, they even double park making it difficult for shoppers to get round to parking spaces Jacqui.C
  • Score: 24

9:02pm Sat 9 Aug 14

mark anthony says...

psch wrote:
The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.
There to busy having. How's your father with a neighbour
[quote][p][bold]psch[/bold] wrote: The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.[/p][/quote]There to busy having. How's your father with a neighbour mark anthony
  • Score: 12

9:42pm Sat 9 Aug 14

DoggydogNo1 says...

the police and damned if they do and damned if they dont with some of you lot! crime is crime! Should have banned him too!
the police and damned if they do and damned if they dont with some of you lot! crime is crime! Should have banned him too! DoggydogNo1
  • Score: 13

10:37pm Sat 9 Aug 14

dogsblox says...

Only yesterday i saw a taxi with hyndburn plates on it parked up,guess what the driver was sprinkling in a large rizla and lit it as i passed him,yes you guessed it!!!
Only yesterday i saw a taxi with hyndburn plates on it parked up,guess what the driver was sprinkling in a large rizla and lit it as i passed him,yes you guessed it!!! dogsblox
  • Score: 19

11:23pm Sat 9 Aug 14

ikap22 says...

DoggydogNo1 wrote:
the police and damned if they do and damned if they dont with some of you lot! crime is crime! Should have banned him too!
Touched a nerve have we.
[quote][p][bold]DoggydogNo1[/bold] wrote: the police and damned if they do and damned if they dont with some of you lot! crime is crime! Should have banned him too![/p][/quote]Touched a nerve have we. ikap22
  • Score: -18

4:02am Sun 10 Aug 14

HelmshoreBoy says...

glossopkid wrote:
psch wrote:
The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.
Please have a look the article " Former Lancashire police chief quizzed".
Realistically I don't think the CPS will take the case to court, I have no faith they will either.

Come on muggins I'm waiting for you to sugar coat and defend your pals.
If you read the article numbnuts, this person was an officer with the Royal Ulster Constabulary who was for a time seconded to our Constabulary. His alleged actions have nothing to do with his short period of service over here. That is why he is being investigated by the PSNI. Wind your neck in smart ar*e and stop knocking our girls and boys. Its very easy to hide behind your keyboard with your snide comments.
[quote][p][bold]glossopkid[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]psch[/bold] wrote: The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.[/p][/quote]Please have a look the article " Former Lancashire police chief quizzed". Realistically I don't think the CPS will take the case to court, I have no faith they will either. Come on muggins I'm waiting for you to sugar coat and defend your pals.[/p][/quote]If you read the article numbnuts, this person was an officer with the Royal Ulster Constabulary who was for a time seconded to our Constabulary. His alleged actions have nothing to do with his short period of service over here. That is why he is being investigated by the PSNI. Wind your neck in smart ar*e and stop knocking our girls and boys. Its very easy to hide behind your keyboard with your snide comments. HelmshoreBoy
  • Score: -8

4:13am Sun 10 Aug 14

glossopkid says...

HelmshoreBoy wrote:
glossopkid wrote:
psch wrote:
The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.
Please have a look the article " Former Lancashire police chief quizzed".
Realistically I don't think the CPS will take the case to court, I have no faith they will either.

Come on muggins I'm waiting for you to sugar coat and defend your pals.
If you read the article numbnuts, this person was an officer with the Royal Ulster Constabulary who was for a time seconded to our Constabulary. His alleged actions have nothing to do with his short period of service over here. That is why he is being investigated by the PSNI. Wind your neck in smart ar*e and stop knocking our girls and boys. Its very easy to hide behind your keyboard with your snide comments.
Have I touched a nerve??? Or are you too p!$$ed to know what your saying. Either way my opinion counts as much as yours so no need to resort to name calling.
[quote][p][bold]HelmshoreBoy[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]glossopkid[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]psch[/bold] wrote: The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.[/p][/quote]Please have a look the article " Former Lancashire police chief quizzed". Realistically I don't think the CPS will take the case to court, I have no faith they will either. Come on muggins I'm waiting for you to sugar coat and defend your pals.[/p][/quote]If you read the article numbnuts, this person was an officer with the Royal Ulster Constabulary who was for a time seconded to our Constabulary. His alleged actions have nothing to do with his short period of service over here. That is why he is being investigated by the PSNI. Wind your neck in smart ar*e and stop knocking our girls and boys. Its very easy to hide behind your keyboard with your snide comments.[/p][/quote]Have I touched a nerve??? Or are you too p!$$ed to know what your saying. Either way my opinion counts as much as yours so no need to resort to name calling. glossopkid
  • Score: 10

7:22am Sun 10 Aug 14

The Seagull has landed says...

psch wrote:
The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.
I think you'll find its in the best 5 performing forces in the country.
No matter what they do there will be always somebody like you to moan, whinge and generally have a good cry.
[quote][p][bold]psch[/bold] wrote: The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.[/p][/quote]I think you'll find its in the best 5 performing forces in the country. No matter what they do there will be always somebody like you to moan, whinge and generally have a good cry. The Seagull has landed
  • Score: 3

7:22am Sun 10 Aug 14

The Seagull has landed says...

psch wrote:
The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.
I think you'll find its in the best 5 performing forces in the country.
No matter what they do there will be always somebody like you to moan, whinge and generally have a good cry.
[quote][p][bold]psch[/bold] wrote: The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.[/p][/quote]I think you'll find its in the best 5 performing forces in the country. No matter what they do there will be always somebody like you to moan, whinge and generally have a good cry. The Seagull has landed
  • Score: 3

7:33am Sun 10 Aug 14

The Seagull has landed says...

HelmshoreBoy wrote:
glossopkid wrote:
psch wrote:
The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.
Please have a look the article " Former Lancashire police chief quizzed".
Realistically I don't think the CPS will take the case to court, I have no faith they will either.

Come on muggins I'm waiting for you to sugar coat and defend your pals.
If you read the article numbnuts, this person was an officer with the Royal Ulster Constabulary who was for a time seconded to our Constabulary. His alleged actions have nothing to do with his short period of service over here. That is why he is being investigated by the PSNI. Wind your neck in smart ar*e and stop knocking our girls and boys. Its very easy to hide behind your keyboard with your snide comments.
This bellsmash glossopkid just loves to berate the cops yet you can guarantee that if he returned home to find his cave had been burgled he'd be straight on the blower to the cops begging for help.
Hypocrite beyond belief.
He's clearly been done for speeding or been told off by a "nasty policeman" for something or other.
[quote][p][bold]HelmshoreBoy[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]glossopkid[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]psch[/bold] wrote: The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.[/p][/quote]Please have a look the article " Former Lancashire police chief quizzed". Realistically I don't think the CPS will take the case to court, I have no faith they will either. Come on muggins I'm waiting for you to sugar coat and defend your pals.[/p][/quote]If you read the article numbnuts, this person was an officer with the Royal Ulster Constabulary who was for a time seconded to our Constabulary. His alleged actions have nothing to do with his short period of service over here. That is why he is being investigated by the PSNI. Wind your neck in smart ar*e and stop knocking our girls and boys. Its very easy to hide behind your keyboard with your snide comments.[/p][/quote]This bellsmash glossopkid just loves to berate the cops yet you can guarantee that if he returned home to find his cave had been burgled he'd be straight on the blower to the cops begging for help. Hypocrite beyond belief. He's clearly been done for speeding or been told off by a "nasty policeman" for something or other. The Seagull has landed
  • Score: 3

7:42am Sun 10 Aug 14

The Seagull has landed says...

psch wrote:
The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.
Something else that you and the likes of glossopdick are failing to see (probably because you're that short sighted you can't see past the end of the nose on your face) is that by picking fares up in this illegal manner it invalidates his insurance. So if you or anyone else for that matter are in the taxi and there is an accident, which to be frank is a real and high possibility given the way most taxi drivers drive, then you wouldn't be able to claim should you be injured.
So as you can see it's very necessary to conduct these kind of operations. It is in the public interest. So do yourself a favour, locate the handle and wind that neck of yours in a little bit.
[quote][p][bold]psch[/bold] wrote: The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.[/p][/quote]Something else that you and the likes of glossopdick are failing to see (probably because you're that short sighted you can't see past the end of the nose on your face) is that by picking fares up in this illegal manner it invalidates his insurance. So if you or anyone else for that matter are in the taxi and there is an accident, which to be frank is a real and high possibility given the way most taxi drivers drive, then you wouldn't be able to claim should you be injured. So as you can see it's very necessary to conduct these kind of operations. It is in the public interest. So do yourself a favour, locate the handle and wind that neck of yours in a little bit. The Seagull has landed
  • Score: 16

7:46am Sun 10 Aug 14

DoggydogNo1 says...

ikap22 wrote:
DoggydogNo1 wrote:
the police and damned if they do and damned if they dont with some of you lot! crime is crime! Should have banned him too!
Touched a nerve have we.
no, happy that taxi drivers aint exempt from the law. Many more of them need banning. In fact over 89% of them as they are scruffy, drive illegally and a waste of space! Not to mention their sick habits!
[quote][p][bold]ikap22[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]DoggydogNo1[/bold] wrote: the police and damned if they do and damned if they dont with some of you lot! crime is crime! Should have banned him too![/p][/quote]Touched a nerve have we.[/p][/quote]no, happy that taxi drivers aint exempt from the law. Many more of them need banning. In fact over 89% of them as they are scruffy, drive illegally and a waste of space! Not to mention their sick habits! DoggydogNo1
  • Score: 21

8:47am Sun 10 Aug 14

jinx says...

glossopkid wrote:
psch wrote:
The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.
I totally agree!

I'm surprised "Muggins" has commented yet.
Psch and Gossipkid... If your feel you can do better then stop hiding behind your keyboards and become a Special Constable.


http://www.lancashir
e.police.uk/SCApplic
ation

I won't hold my breath.
[quote][p][bold]glossopkid[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]psch[/bold] wrote: The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.[/p][/quote]I totally agree! I'm surprised "Muggins" has commented yet.[/p][/quote]Psch and Gossipkid... If your feel you can do better then stop hiding behind your keyboards and become a Special Constable. http://www.lancashir e.police.uk/SCApplic ation I won't hold my breath. jinx
  • Score: 7

8:59am Sun 10 Aug 14

glossopkid says...

The Seagull has landed wrote:
psch wrote:
The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.
Something else that you and the likes of glossopdick are failing to see (probably because you're that short sighted you can't see past the end of the nose on your face) is that by picking fares up in this illegal manner it invalidates his insurance. So if you or anyone else for that matter are in the taxi and there is an accident, which to be frank is a real and high possibility given the way most taxi drivers drive, then you wouldn't be able to claim should you be injured.
So as you can see it's very necessary to conduct these kind of operations. It is in the public interest. So do yourself a favour, locate the handle and wind that neck of yours in a little bit.
Why are you so angry? I am entitled to have an opinion and I don't resort to name calling as you do .
Is name calling in the job description too?
[quote][p][bold]The Seagull has landed[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]psch[/bold] wrote: The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.[/p][/quote]Something else that you and the likes of glossopdick are failing to see (probably because you're that short sighted you can't see past the end of the nose on your face) is that by picking fares up in this illegal manner it invalidates his insurance. So if you or anyone else for that matter are in the taxi and there is an accident, which to be frank is a real and high possibility given the way most taxi drivers drive, then you wouldn't be able to claim should you be injured. So as you can see it's very necessary to conduct these kind of operations. It is in the public interest. So do yourself a favour, locate the handle and wind that neck of yours in a little bit.[/p][/quote]Why are you so angry? I am entitled to have an opinion and I don't resort to name calling as you do . Is name calling in the job description too? glossopkid
  • Score: 8

9:03am Sun 10 Aug 14

glossopkid says...

jinx wrote:
glossopkid wrote:
psch wrote:
The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.
I totally agree!

I'm surprised "Muggins" has commented yet.
Psch and Gossipkid... If your feel you can do better then stop hiding behind your keyboards and become a Special Constable.


http://www.lancashir

e.police.uk/SCApplic

ation

I won't hold my breath.
Is that who you are?
[quote][p][bold]jinx[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]glossopkid[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]psch[/bold] wrote: The police can find time for this nonsense yet can not be bothered to turn up to a crime scene which involved several households. No wonder the reputation of Lancashire Police is so poor.[/p][/quote]I totally agree! I'm surprised "Muggins" has commented yet.[/p][/quote]Psch and Gossipkid... If your feel you can do better then stop hiding behind your keyboards and become a Special Constable. http://www.lancashir e.police.uk/SCApplic ation I won't hold my breath.[/p][/quote]Is that who you are? glossopkid
  • Score: 6

10:27am Sun 10 Aug 14

Izanears says...

I think what is being missed here is that the taxi driver broke the law. Unless laws are enforced then we just might as well not have them and then anarchy will reign. Is that what some posters want?
I think what is being missed here is that the taxi driver broke the law. Unless laws are enforced then we just might as well not have them and then anarchy will reign. Is that what some posters want? Izanears
  • Score: 18

1:50pm Sun 10 Aug 14

madmurphy says...

I agree with woolywords here. However at the moment I assume a Hackney licence costs more than a private hire, and so is taking work from public drivers in this case.
If the police don't do the job of catching these people out, who will? We can't have any motorists going around doing as they please.
A fair cop in my opinion. The law is the law and it is the job of the police to enforce this. Not a waste of police time as some have pointed out on here. I and most motorists pay our insurance and observe the limitations as to the use or we take the conciquences on the chin.
I agree with woolywords here. However at the moment I assume a Hackney licence costs more than a private hire, and so is taking work from public drivers in this case. If the police don't do the job of catching these people out, who will? We can't have any motorists going around doing as they please. A fair cop in my opinion. The law is the law and it is the job of the police to enforce this. Not a waste of police time as some have pointed out on here. I and most motorists pay our insurance and observe the limitations as to the use or we take the conciquences on the chin. madmurphy
  • Score: 12

5:47pm Sun 10 Aug 14

zabby says...

The police could gain lots of respect,all they have to do is target drug dealing grooming gangs,they would be busy but worth it in the long run,it's about time these scum bags were looking over their shoulders,now come on police you've been ignoring this for20 years get a grip
The police could gain lots of respect,all they have to do is target drug dealing grooming gangs,they would be busy but worth it in the long run,it's about time these scum bags were looking over their shoulders,now come on police you've been ignoring this for20 years get a grip zabby
  • Score: 6

6:41pm Sun 10 Aug 14

blackburne67 says...

My God there are some nasty narrowminded & judgemental people! I would hate to be a Police Officer.Damned if u do & dammed if u don't.Not very well informed either!
My God there are some nasty narrowminded & judgemental people! I would hate to be a Police Officer.Damned if u do & dammed if u don't.Not very well informed either! blackburne67
  • Score: 2

6:45pm Sun 10 Aug 14

blackburne67 says...

My God there are some nasty narrowminded & judgemental people! I would hate to be a Police Officer.Damned if u do & dammed if u don't.Not very well informed either!
My God there are some nasty narrowminded & judgemental people! I would hate to be a Police Officer.Damned if u do & dammed if u don't.Not very well informed either! blackburne67
  • Score: 3

6:49pm Sun 10 Aug 14

blackburne67 says...

I say "Well done to the Officers involved for a job well done" Credit where its due :)))
I say "Well done to the Officers involved for a job well done" Credit where its due :))) blackburne67
  • Score: 12

12:20pm Mon 11 Aug 14

slants says...

so what did the filth do ? just send out 2 plod all night well done lol
so what did the filth do ? just send out 2 plod all night well done lol slants
  • Score: -2

5:05pm Mon 11 Aug 14

andy1 says...

Do taxi drivers still drive like they are taking part in a F1 qualifying race in the UK?
Do taxi drivers still drive like they are taking part in a F1 qualifying race in the UK? andy1
  • Score: 4

10:56am Wed 20 Aug 14

Rovers.1875 says...

dogsblox wrote:
Only yesterday i saw a taxi with hyndburn plates on it parked up,guess what the driver was sprinkling in a large rizla and lit it as i passed him,yes you guessed it!!!
Hundreds and thousands?
[quote][p][bold]dogsblox[/bold] wrote: Only yesterday i saw a taxi with hyndburn plates on it parked up,guess what the driver was sprinkling in a large rizla and lit it as i passed him,yes you guessed it!!![/p][/quote]Hundreds and thousands? Rovers.1875
  • Score: 0

12:25am Mon 25 Aug 14

AnthonyUK says...

dogsblox wrote:
Only yesterday i saw a taxi with hyndburn plates on it parked up,guess what the driver was sprinkling in a large rizla and lit it as i passed him,yes you guessed it!!!
That'll be bleeding weed or cannabis being smoked-the police should prosecute Asian taxi drivers and ANYBODY young or old who joints up and smoke cannabis and weed driving their taxis and cars/vans/trucks;the
re is NO way an Asian taxi driver or ANYONE IS fit to drive under the influence of that substance NOR SHOULD be allowed to drive under the influence of that substance, if I were in charge of Lancashire Constabulary and I could smell weed or cannabis being smoked by Asian taxi drivers plying for trade or indeed ANYBODY WITH A CAR VAN OR TRUCK, they'd be pulled over and charged and arrested for it, I wouldn't listen to their shouts of racism and humanrights and abuse, because they don't come into it whatsoever. Supposing one of these drivers under the influence killed somebody yeah? Would you still think it ok all you dogooders?
[quote][p][bold]dogsblox[/bold] wrote: Only yesterday i saw a taxi with hyndburn plates on it parked up,guess what the driver was sprinkling in a large rizla and lit it as i passed him,yes you guessed it!!![/p][/quote]That'll be bleeding weed or cannabis being smoked-the police should prosecute Asian taxi drivers and ANYBODY young or old who joints up and smoke cannabis and weed driving their taxis and cars/vans/trucks;the re is NO way an Asian taxi driver or ANYONE IS fit to drive under the influence of that substance NOR SHOULD be allowed to drive under the influence of that substance, if I were in charge of Lancashire Constabulary and I could smell weed or cannabis being smoked by Asian taxi drivers plying for trade or indeed ANYBODY WITH A CAR VAN OR TRUCK, they'd be pulled over and charged and arrested for it, I wouldn't listen to their shouts of racism and humanrights and abuse, because they don't come into it whatsoever. Supposing one of these drivers under the influence killed somebody yeah? Would you still think it ok all you dogooders? AnthonyUK
  • Score: 2

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