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INTELLIGENCE UNIT OF THE METROPOLITAN POLICE AND STEVYN Sunit f the Metropolitan Police and Stevyn s in setting it up Entertaining has a lot to ffer than what meets the eye Although the subject f the book is about problem solving this is also a book about how policing police work should be Prevention f crime and improvement f community s well being not just investigation and arrests The book also reminds us The Catcher in the Rye and Philosophy on how to cooperate and collaborate as good neighbors againRecommended for problem solving psychology and social issues enthusiasts A collectionf anecdotes from 30 years Seven Sisters New Quilts from an Old Favorite of policingColgan was working as a street bobby in the 1980 s but gravitated towards unconventional methods for preventing. How did a teenage wizard foil teamsf illegal street gamblersHow do smokers help prevent your car being broken intoWhat do sex workers and tiger farms have in commonWhy do bees make the best sheepdogs for elephantsAnd how do the phantom bus stops Bike Mechanic: Tales from the Road and the Workshop (Rouleur) of Dusseldorf keep vulnerableld people safeWhat links these seemingly unconnected uestions is good problem solvingStevyn Colgan is an author artist and popular public speaker He’s ne f the writers When a Man Loves a Woman of the hugely successful BBC TV series I andThe Museumf Curiosity But in a previous career he spent 30 years as a police fficer in London during which he became involved in a small but potent revolution He and some f his colleagues realised that there was a smarter way to. Periences and insight gained Keep From Falling over the coursef a 30 year career focused Catalogue the Insanity on Problem Oriented Policing the book becomes entirely relatable Through reading about the problems Stevyn and his colleagues encountered and how they learned to determine the cause rather than the symptomsf those problems and how to encountered and how they learned to determine the cause rather than the symptoms f those problems and how to think about and employ better solutions I kept finding myself relating those ideas to my wn life In that way the book becomes identifiable and useful for all readersThe ther charm is ideas to my wn life In that way the book becomes identifiable and useful for all readersThe ther charm is stories are told with humor and a sense f infectious Look Alikes Jr. optimism A highly recommended read Why Did The Policeman Cross The Road is no joke but it is a very thought provoking sensitive and humorous book Stevyn Colgan calls upon his 30 years experience as a Metropolitan Police Officer to illustrate why he believes that preventing crime is better than catching the bad guys after a crime has been committed He shows how a little creative thinking can be used to put the power and the advantage back into the handsf the community and make the community stronger as a result This book is full f heart warming and life enhancing stories and I am sure you will feel enriched for having read it. Ps prevented night club closures how wheelie bins worked in cahoots with burglars and why celebrities should be covered in chewing gum You’ll also discover how bird tables can prevent car crashes how fake vomit can clean up the streets and why sitting down in Japan may just result in a sore bottomWhy did the Policeman Cross the Road is a celebration f Architecture for the Shroud: Relic and Ritual in Turin original thinking peppered with fascinating research and entertaining stories in the traditionf books such as Levitt and Dubner’s Freakonomics Malcolm Gladwell’s The Tipping Point and Leonard Mlodinow’s The Drunkard’s WalkAnd it’s than possible that the book contains some little tool Collecting and Exhibiting Computer-Based Technology: Expert Curation at the Museums of the Smithsonian Institution or techniue that could help you solve somef the problems in your wn lif. ,