|Plod: In it for the money.|
But if you threaten to break into someone house and confiscate their belongings without lawful authority and extort unlawful fees - that's fine. National epidemic of bailiff fee fraud? Nah... Not remotely interested... Throw the book at the victim instead. Too busy fitting up Tory ministers and thought-policing on Twitter.
Meanwhile there is evidence of dangerous community divisions where the police have no idea what is going on in their own back yard. What exactly are we paying these people for?