Vigilantes are not a good idea. We have plenty of experience of them here. Example Quote. Vigilantes threaten to 'cleanly kneecap criminals'
20 June 2012 Last updated at 14:23 Help A group of armed vigilantes in Northern Ireland is persuading parents to hand over their children to be shot as a punishment, if they have been involved in drug-dealing or anti-social behaviour.
The group, calling itself Republican Action Against Drugs, contacts families to say the offenders will be kneecapped "cleanly" if they go willingly.