Police uniforms and equipment in the United Kingdom have varied considerably
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them from .... with the uniform looking...
The present day London Metropolitan Police dates from 1829 and were ... with
the public when they initially appeared because nothing like them had been seen
The first policemen, known as 'Peelers' or 'Bobbies', were set up in London in ...
By September of 1829, the first Metropolitan Police were patrolling the streets of
London. ... In 1855, there were still only 12,000 policemen in England and Wales.
When enemy aircraft were approaching, policemen with a notice warning
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Sep 18, 2015 ... But how were police constables recruited and what were their ... At his division,
the new young constable was given his number and a uniform. ... But if he was a
efficient officer, a policeman like P.C. Bobby Grace could "rise ...
Like other workers, policemen fought to improve ... Yet, policemen were
distinguished from most other workers, not only because they represented the ...
police in Britain, and especially the largest force, belonged to a category of
employers ..... uniforms and payments from institutions that used police services.
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Jun 14, 2013 ... ''There were 80 different ways to wear the uniform, so this change is about ... ''
Particularly for police and PSO graduates, it tells your fellow Victorians that you
have ... involved police officers walking specific locations at exact times of the ...
like this began to replace the more symbolic element...
City of London Police uniform of the 1890s. ... rules in the line of duty they were
often reprimanded for 'disgracing the uniform' rather than anything else" (133).
Apr 4, 2013 ... Debate about the creation of a standing police force in England ... All London's
police were the responsibility of one authority, under ... Being a policeman
became a full-time occupation with weekly pay of 16/- and a uniform.
Feb 17, 2011 ... Photograph showing some of the Birmingham police force outside their station ...
The constable's uniform consisted of a top hat representing authority and a tailed
... force were laid in towns like Birmingham during the early Victorian period ...
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