Police could ride on the buses

SIR - So the bus drivers on Forches Estate are being abused and terrorised by children. They may have to withdraw bus services to the detriment of all the other people who live on the estate. One may wonder where all the police are who should be keeping l

SIR - So the bus drivers on Forches Estate are being abused and terrorised by children.They may have to withdraw bus services to the detriment of all the other people who live on the estate.One may wonder where all the police are who should be keeping law and order here? Ah yes, the answer is on Page 5 of the Gazette : they are far too busy creeping round in "unmarked cars" cracking down on the poor motorists doing a couple of miles over the speed limit or eating a bar of chocolate when driving and other heinous sins.Perhaps a few plain clothed or uniformed policemen could make better use of their time travelling on some of those buses in school holidays and the Forches residents could travel safely and in peace again.A and J.Barnes, Bideford


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