A domestic abuser who violently resisted arrest. Ah, sweet justice. Pastel.

A domestic abuser who violently resisted arrest. Ah, sweet justice. Pastel.
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Looks as though someone got their own back! Great one Michael.

Brilliant 'wildness' in the eyes well done!

That expression is scary. Great sketch.

Is that how he got his shiners Michael? Terrific.

Marvellous result Michael, he has two lovely shiners there, and it's a great pastel.

Quite a disturbing image. He actually looks like the epitomy of evil.

A man who abuses his family is the epitome of evil Michael. That was the idea for me, to make him look so and to imagine some justice for the abused, who are generally invisible.

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14/01/2018
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Michael McManus

I was born in 1946. In the 1960s and part of the 70s I was an airman in the Royal Navy, Fleet Air Arm. I joined Durham Constabulary in 1971. In 1999 I retired from policing and began teaching sociology and criminology at Durham University with emphasis on policing and researching crime. I've just…

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