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Litter lout DNA samples a step too far - Telegraph

An independent inquiry was launched yesterday into the national DNA database as senior police officers raised concerns about proposals to take samples from litter louts and other minor offenders.

The Human Genetics Commission, a Government advisory body, announced that it is to investigate concerns about the huge numbers of people on the database in England and Wales.

The move came as Alex Marshall, the deputy chief constable of Thames Valley police, warned that plans to take samples from minor offenders may be seen as "indicative of the increasing criminalisation of the generally law-abiding citizen".

There are around four million samples on the database, making it the biggest in the world. Just over five per cent of British residents have their profile stored, compared to an EU average of just over one per cent and 0.5 per cent in the United States.

The database includes the records of nearly 900,000 children between the ages of 10 and 17. Around 100,000 of these children have never been charged with an offence....

The move came as concerns grow about Government proposals to allow police officers to take samples from people arrested for minor "non-recordable" offences, such as dropping litter or ignoring a road sign.
CCTV cameras - Times Online

...new figures show that Britain is one of the most “spied upon” countries.

According to the information commissioner, there are now 4.2m cameras in Britain...Germany, the country in Europe with the next highest number, has just 1.6m. The whole of western Europe excluding the UK has 6.5m.

Apart from America, the rest of the world combined has just 5m cameras.

When Britain first, at heaven's command,
Arose from out the azure main,
Arose, arose, arose from out the a-azure main,
This was the charter, the charter of the land,
And guardian angels sang this strain:

Rule Britania!
Britannia rule the waves.
Britons never, never, never shall be slaves.

Rule Britannia!
Britannia rule the waves.
Britons never, never, never shall be slaves.

The nations, not so blest as thee,
Must in their turn, to tyrants fall,
Must in ,must in, must in their turn, to tyrants fall,
While thou shalt flourish, shalt flourish great and free,
The dread and envy of them all.
(Chorus)
Rule Britannia!
Britannia rule the waves.
Britons never, never, never shall be slaves.

Rule Britannia!
Britannia rule the waves.
Brittons never, never, never shall be slaves.

Comments

I remember watching a documentary way back in the 70s I think it was focussing on how surveilled a country West Germany was. Now we are worse than them. Whose to blame? Maybe all that surveillance we did in Northern Ireland got the powers that be into the habit of spying on us. Of course I prefer the view that it is yet another triumph of the cultural Marxists who've worked their way into establishment power since WW2. As indicated the problem is not just the passive surveillance but also the increasing softening up of citizens by treating them like criminals (swabs and their non-destruction) as well as actual criminilisation through hundreds of new offences and less discretion on the part of the police. Totally Orwellian. I wish I could leave the country.

Very disturbing. Many of these institutions need to be blown up and disbanded. How much does the state need to know about generally law abiding people?

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