In A Land Of Accused Bad Tenants, Police To Finger Landlords To Take The Fall

old fashioned 'black hat' landlord glares from behind bars
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Do we dare wish for global acceptance of a recent directive to the London, England police? It highlights landlords as the probable culprits in landlord/tenant disputes over evictions. Rather than cozying up to landlord-citizens, the police are being instructed to support tenant-citizens. If the eviction appears to be illegal, police are encouraged to cast their jaundiced eyes and wave their handcuffs towards the landlords rather than tenants.

Read more in The Guardian: Met officers to be told to arrest landlords who try to illegally evict tenants