The lyrics to this song were written by Robinson and Brian (Dolphin) Taylor, who was the band's drummer from 1976-8. Anyone hearing the first verse in isolation might think it was a humorous ditty about the old Wild West, but "Law And Order" is actually taking a dig at the British police. "Blue Murder
," a song on a broadly similar theme but with much darker overtones, appears on the same album.
Alexander Baron - London, England