UK 26 April 2010 Lib Dems caught using fake policeman in election material The Lib Dems have been busy at the fancy dress shop again. Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML First the Liberal Democrats included a fake nurse on one of their leaflets and now they've been caught using a fake policeman. The photograph above shows the party's Welsh leader Kirsty Williams talking to a party worker dressed in full police uniform for the party's manifesto. It's a salutary reminder that the Lib Dems aren't afraid to resort to underhand tactics to further their cause. But in any case, rather than bolstering the party's law and order credentials, doesn't the photo just make Williams look as if she's been nicked for her expenses? Follow the New Statesman team on Facebook. › Has Clegg made a tactical error? George Eaton is political editor of the New Statesman. Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles MPs should follow Emmanuel Macron's example and stand up to the far right Election 2017: 30 MPs at risk from a Lib Dem surge Is it too late to replace Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader before the general election?