This essay focuses on Daylight Robbery. Daylight Robbery’ is a figure of speech to describe an unfair trade that is so clear and obvious that you could have robbed the victim in broad daylight.
Investigative Plan You are hired as a consultant in City X and are charged with the responsibility of creating a plan to deal with the multiple daytime robbery attacks in your area. Police officers have been able to obtain limited information for each robbery. Your first order of business is to create a draft of a strategic operational/investigative plan to address the crimes. Your plan should be between 5–7 pages (excluding title and reference pages.) Please address the following questions in detail. Be creative and utilize any, and all, investigative actions/resources that you can think of. Remember, you are to assemble a plan to address the crimes and ultimately catch the individuals responsible. Create and describe a list of 10 investigative steps you would take to address this situation.
Daylight Robbery’ is a figure of speech to describe an unfair trade that is so clear and obvious that you could have robbed the victim in broad daylight.
However, the meaning of the phrase has evolved over time.
When it was first coined, the meaning of ‘daylight robbery’ was literally that daylight was being stolen. This may seem strange, given that daylight cannot be stolen.
Well, a certain British Monarch had other ideas.
Having exhausted all other options, he and his advisors devised a tax whereby houses with more windows would pay a greater amount of money.
Because of this, people would board up their windows to avoid paying the tax. This of course meant that there would be less daylight coming into their houses. Hence the phrase, ‘Daylight Robbery’.