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The Citizen’s Arrest

non fiction Stuff Sherlock would know

I’ve never seen a citizen’s arrest in real life – only on television. Specifically, on American television. Perhaps it popped up on UK and Australian shows from time to time, but it always struck me as an American thing, and even then I wondered – is it real? Can non-police people arrest suspected criminals and, if so, what are the limitations? Naturally, while one day seeing the expression arise in an episode of a show I can’t even recall, I once more thought – is a citizen’s arrest a thing? If so, is it a thing in Australia as well...

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Anything Can Happen...

  Anything can happen Do you believe that? Could you try? Try to believe it by…trying? Seriously, believe that anything can happen by trying…anything. Trying changes you. It makes you braver, stronger, apt to try even more. But more than that, trying sometimes warps the world around you, creating opportunities. What I'm trying to say is that weird shit happens when you try to make things happen. Does it always? No. But does it ever when you do nothing? Absolutely no. So there's nothing to lose by stepping forward just the tiniest bit and trying. Submit that story to that...

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