"But how can you live and have no story to tell?" Fyodor Dostoevsky
"The chief constable in all his or her duties is not the servant of anyone, save the law itself … he is answerable to the law and the law alone." Lord Denning, 1968.
Walter De Havilland was one of the last of the colonial coppers. He served 35 years in the Royal Hong Kong Police and Hong Kong Police Force. He's long retired.