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Topic # 24414 23-Jul-2008 13:01
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there are undercover cops working at otago university. the story with photos of them are here:

http://www.odt.co.nz/on-campus/university-otago/14478/norml-exposes-undercover-cops-campus

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  Reply # 150625 23-Jul-2008 13:10
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hehehe, love it!!  Why do individuals have so much dislike for cops just doing their jobs?

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  Reply # 150628 23-Jul-2008 13:15
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Why do individuals have so much dislike for cops just doing their jobs?


Because theyre breaking the law!




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Reply # 150654 23-Jul-2008 14:45
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Asmodeus: Because theyre breaking the law!

Really? Which law? How?

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  Reply # 150656 23-Jul-2008 14:49
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I believe he means that it's the individuals who ARE breaking the law are the ones disliking the cops. 

Personally there are far more important things Police should be spending time on IMO...burglaries for instance are not even being investigated


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Reply # 150663 23-Jul-2008 15:07
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MrPink: I believe he means that it's the individuals who ARE breaking the law are the ones disliking the cops.

Aaaah - you're quite correct!  Funny how there's often a couple of different ways things can be read...

Off topic - burglaries in Wellington have a dedicated burglary squad attending and investigating them.  There's been a few stories in the DomPost featuring them over the last few years.

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  Reply # 153002 31-Jul-2008 13:22
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Sorry for not clarifying, I didn't mean the cops were breaking the law!

I meant the tokers ;) I think the cops are there more for weed being dealt than the odd glazy-eyed student having a joint in the park though




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  Reply # 153003 31-Jul-2008 13:27
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I had a friend a few years ago who was hassled by some students about being an undercover policeman at Vic Uni.

No matter how many times he said he was actually both an adult student trying to finish his degree, as well as being a cop, they wouldn't believe him hahaha

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