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Bow Street Runners - Wikipedia

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The Bow Street Runners have been called London's first professional police force. The force, originally numbering six men, was founded in 1749 by the ...

Background - Policing - London Lives

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In some respects the culmination of this process was the creation by Henry and John Fielding of the Bow Street Runners, part-publicly funded detectives under ...

Bow Street Runner | British police officer | Britannica.com

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The organization, known as the Bow Street Runners, patrolled the highways and streets within the parish of Bow Street. (An act of Parliament later created ...

bow street runners | English Legal History

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Jul 23, 2013 ... Posts about bow street runners written by englishlegalhistory. ... [1] But it was not only the crimes that made headlines, it was the men who ...

Bow Street Runners and the Marine Police - The Jane Austen Centre

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Dec 2, 2008 ... The Bow Street Runners have been called London's first professional police force. They were founded in 1749 by the author Henry Fielding ...

The First English Detectives - Hardcover - J. M. Beattie - Oxford ...

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Apr 7, 2012 ... This is the first scholarly study of the Bow Street Runners, a group of men established in the middle of the eighteenth century by Henry Fielding, ...

Early Policing and the Bow Street Runners - Georgian London

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Dec 17, 2009 ... Early Policing and the Bow Street Runners In medieval and early modern ... was made chief magistrate in Westminster, sitting at the Bow Street ...

Henry Fielding: Crime - British Library

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In 1751, Fielding founded the Bow Street Runners, who for the first time provided a permanent body of armed men to police the city, and carry out investigations ...

Bow Street and the Bow Street Runners - Donna Hatch

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Mar 11, 2016 ... Before the Magistrate of Bow Street formed the famous Runners, there was no real organized police force and no true police procedures.

Bow Street Runners - Spartacus Educational

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Ten years later, his successor, Henry Fielding, formed the Bow Street Runners. Initially nicknamed Robin Redbreasts, on account of their scarlet waistcoats, the ...

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Crime and Justice - Policing in London - Central Criminal Court

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They became known as the “Bow Street Runners”, though the men themselves preferred ... In 1792 the Middlesex Justices Act created seven police offices in the  ...

First English DetectivesThe Bow Street Runners and the Policing of ...

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This is the first intensive study of the Bow Street runners, a group of men established by Henry Fielding, in the middle of the eighteenth century with the financial ...

The First English Detectives | History Today

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The First English Detectives: The Bow Street Runners and the Policing of ... Henry Fielding died before his experiment made a significant impression and it was ...