According to The Daily Mail, some British bobbies have landed in the soup because of the way they handled a request from prosecutors for a crime report from “PC Peach.” Peach is actually a “PD” (police dog), not a “PC” (police constable), but the prosecutor, unaware of the species of the officer in question, insisted that the witness statement form be filled out by Peach himself. Here is how the coppers responded:
The Crown Prosecution Service apparently failed to see the humor in this. The case is being investigated by West Midlands Police’s Professional Standards Department, and the humans responsible for the incident will probably receive a dressing-down for conduct unbecoming a constable.
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