First Report of the Commissioners Appointed to Inquire as to the Best Means of Establishing an Efficient Constabulary Force, in the Counties of England and Wales. POLICE.

First Report of the Commissioners Appointed to Inquire as to the Best Means of Establishing an Efficient Constabulary Force, in the Counties of England and Wales.

London: Printed by W. Clowes and Sons, 1839. 8vo, xii, 416 pp, with one folding table, original cloth, rubbed, with light damp staining to the upper cover. Including a section on crime across the country and on trials of various enforcement techniques, this report quickly led to a Parliamentary Act setting up paid Police forces. Item #7799

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