Ah beam me up Scotty - is this what we've came to?
I honestly don't know what to make of this - is it a good idea - yes if it didn't cost £30 a time which could be spent on fighting crime...
Lovely gesture but at a bit of price - what do you reckon peeps?
Good to show a bit of heart or cost too high?
Forces across the country have started sending the flowers to help “soften the blow”, although one victim said she felt “fobbed off” by the gesture.
Rates of detection for burglary are as low as 12 per cent in the areas giving out flowers Photo: Julian AndrewsBurgled ma'am? Have some flowers, courtesy of the policeIn the borough of Barnet, the Met has sent out around 300 bouquets since the initiative started in November, mostly, they say, to elderly women living alone. The flowers have been donated by a florist, which aims to gain business as a result.