Whenever I get mad that I live in the US I can always remember at least I don't live in the UK
@kaikatsu @astolfo on paper their job is to protect social stability by "enforcing the law" which means arresting people who (may) have broken the law. There's nothing about protecting people or even preventing crimes from happening. In practice they don't even have to do that except in instances where it is to protect the state (and in liberal democracies, capital)
@animeirl lol how is that self defense. what happens when someone responds to the alarm, who also can't do anything
@torts it's not lol
@animeirl yikes. The UK is not gonna fare well when society collapses.
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