Police history

Page link: God's police get power of arrest
God's police get power of arrest
'I arrest you in the name of the Lord'
Page link: Police force scraps traditional bobbies' helmet
Police force scraps traditional bobbies' helmet
By David Barrett, Home Affairs Correspondent
Page link: Arming the police
Arming the police
Basic facts
Page link: Early Uniforms
Early Uniforms
Images taken from 'Constabulary Duties' by Michael V Dixon.
Page link: Dial 999
Dial 999
The story of the 999 emergency system
Page link: Chronology of 19th Century Policing in Brighton and Hove.
Chronology of 19th Century Policing in Brighton and Hove.
Original research Dr Derek Oakenson
Page link: Victorian rates of pay
Victorian rates of pay
David Rowland
Page link: Brighton 1939-1945
Brighton 1939-1945
Wartime crime
Page link: The Police Federation of England and Wales
The Police Federation of England and Wales
History of the Federation
Page link: The history of policing in Brighton and Hove
The history of policing in Brighton and Hove
Some books, articles and theses that might help....
Page link: Police Rattles and Whistles
Police Rattles and Whistles
A short history
Page link: Links page
Links page
Help with researching police history