Watercolour. A drunken baldy lad who was abusing women in Durham City Market Place yesterday. I called the police but they didn't arrive so I went over and had a word with him. He kicked out at me so I put some discipline on him and he ran off bleeding. Long live street justice.
About the Artist
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…View full profile