I've heard that too. In UK whatever you do you must have a license. With 300 cameras on the center of London i can assume that London turns into a militaristic city. When my friend from Heathrow learned that i have 30 herps, 30 mice, 10 rats, 5000 crickets, 1000 mealworms in my department he couldn't believe it how "they" let me having all that stuff.
The fear leads to death as the window to the courtyard...JUMP!