Free Genealogy e-book



(Your shopping cart is empty)

  Home > New South Wales > Government Gazettes & Public Service Lists > Police Gazettes >

  New South Wales Police Gazette 1927
New South Wales Police Gazette 1927


 
Alternative Views:


Our Price: AU$27.50 Inc GST
Media: DATA CD - 1 CD (868 pages)
Year: (1927) 2009
ISBN: 9781742221953

Availability: Usually Ships Within 7 Days
Product Code: AU2103-1927
Qty:

Description
 
Police gazettes provided information and instructions to members of the police force. You can expect the New South Wales Police Gazettes to include the following information that will usually list names and sometimes personal details, descriptions with photograph. Addresses and/or occupations may be an added bonus for the researcher:

  • apprehensions
  • complainants
  • deaths in public places
  • escapees and absconders from custody
  • lost or stolen property and stock - names of victims; sketches of jewellery and watches
  • deserting wives, families, etc
  • deserting from military service
  • deserting from merchant vessels
  • inquests
  • missing friends
  • persons suspected or wanted for a crime and warrants issued
  • police promotion examination results and appointments
  • prisoners discharged from gaols
  • prisoners released on tickets of leave (under licence)
  • prohibited immigrants
Example entry taken from the 6 April 1927 issue:
Escaped Prisoner.
Queanbeyan.-A warrant has been issued by the
Queanbeyan Bench for the arrest of THOMAS SAMUEL
MOORE, charged with escaping from lawful custody,
at the Queanbeyan Lockup, on the 24th ultimo, whilst
awaiting transit to Goulburn Gaol to perform two
sentences of two months' hard labour accumulative imposed,
in default of payment of a fine of £5 in each
case, on convictions for stealing. - Offender is about 47
years of age, 5 feet 6 inches high, medium build, dark
hair thin on top of head, and grey at temples, nose has
been broken; tidily dressed in a grey suit, and black
shoes; of eccentric habits and talkative; a labourer;
also frequents race meetings.
High quality scanned images of the whole years worth of issues. This CD has been bookmarked for easy navigation, and pages can be searched, browsed, enlarged and printed out if required.
System Requirements
  • Any computer using Adobe (Acrobat) Reader 4 or later
  • Adobe Reader 6 or later is recommended for CDs with searchable text

Share your knowledge of this product with other customers... Be the first to write a review

Browse for more products in the same category as this item:

New South Wales > Government Gazettes & Public Service Lists > Police Gazettes
Archive Digital Books > New South Wales > Government Gazettes & Public Service Lists > Police Gazettes
New South Wales > Government Gazettes & Public Service Lists
Archive Digital Books > New South Wales > Government Gazettes & Public Service Lists