Arriving and the police are there

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  1. Beccy

    Beccy Active Member
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    This happened the other day.... I went up the drive and rocked up outside the house to find a police car parked there. I could easily see the high vis jacket of a police officer sitting in the living room.

    Of course if the customer is making a complaint about someone dropping litter then they probably won't care if I start cleaning the windows while they chat with the police, but if they're being told that their wife has been in a terrible accident, they'd probably rather I wasn't there right at the window.

    But turning around and scarpering just makes me feel guilty!

    What would you have done?
     
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  2. Jake

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    Is have knocked and said something like:

    'is everything ok? Would you like me to come back next month?'

    Depending on the reaction you can go from there.............
     
  3. Duncs

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    i would of missed them then called later
     
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    Whenever I am within a very close proximity to the Police my reaction is to always start getting a sweat on, feeling really anxious and wishing that I had told my family that I loved them when I left for work that morning .....even though I haven't done anything wrong (to my knowledge)......so yeah I wouldn't have stuck around :)
     
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  5. spruce

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    You did right :)
     
  6. Duncs

    Duncs Grand Master
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    especially when your van is over weight and its scratching along the ground
    and when have have been partying all night best not to sniff around to long:rofl:
    i,m only joking i,m a gd laddie:thumbsup:
     
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  7. Jake

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    To be fair yoyr not alone, seeing the police about now is like seeing a terrorist, I just wanna run away as far as possible! It's like there out there to get us rather than protect us
     
  8. Duncs

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    the police have nothing much to do up our way
    always pulling guys over for random checks
     
  9. Jake

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    Where you based?
     
  10. Beccy

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    I just realised I made it sound like I scarpered... I didn't, I got that over whelming feeling that if I left they'd think I had something to hide and come for me lol.

    I went round the back in the hope that by the time I got back to the front they'd be gone. It kind of worked out, they were leaving when I got to the front. The home owner, who is lovely and usually likes a chat came and paid me and apologised for not staying to talk because he had some phone calls to make. I said I hoped he was ok and he said yes thanks and went back in.
     
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