The only improvement there’s been with youth issues has been …

Comment on Damien Ryan’s youth curfew dilemma by Surprised!.

The only improvement there’s been with youth issues has been in the statistics. That was only achieved by reclassification of the incidents.
Let’s try the curfew for 12 months and see. What’s the issue in at least trying?
Short of that, people may need to carry a big stick or a paintball gun with bright coloured marking dye.

Recent Comments by Surprised!

Police dogs assist arrests of alleged youth offenders
If the police are seeking assistance from the public, does that mean we can arm ourselves for defensive purposes and offer aid to anyone we see being attacked?


PowerWater, Territory Generation CEOs sacked
@ Evelyne: We can sack the whole government Evelyne, at the next election. Depends if people can weigh up the good things versus the bad.
Unsure if sacking the TGen and PWC head honchos will keep our power on though, but miracles do happen, they tell me.


65 years of history now a pile of rubble
Yet another criminal act by the government! The effort we go to to save a tree, yet a building with so much history is just destroyed.
What the hell were they thinking!


Claire Hockridge found dead
A non prison uniform picture would have been better.
Wasn’t that a back road to Hermannsburg?


Claire Hockridge found dead
33% failure rate. I wouldn’t be a willing investor at those odds.
Why on earth wouldn’t they utilise the skills of a tracker?


Be Sociable, Share!

A new way to support our journalism

We do not have a paywall. If you support our independent journalism you can make a financial contribution by clicking the red button below. This will help us cover expenses and sustain the news service we’ve been providing since 1994, in a locally owned and operated medium.

Erwin Chlanda, Editor