Policing: a question of intelligence?

Hugh Orde is briefing the Policing Board today on progress or otherwise of the investigation into the Belfast bank heist. Although the DUP is calling for a beefing up of the PSNI’s intelligence gatherig capacity, Alex Attwood of the SDLP is confident that current reforms will strengthen the PSNI, when they run through.

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty