New South Wales Police Gazette 1905
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Media: DATA CD - 1 CD (521 pages)
Year: (1905) 2007
Publisher: Archive Digital Books Australasia
Police Gazettes are a unique, useful and extremely fascinating resource for local, family and social historians and researchers in other fields throughout Australia. Compiled to be distributed amongst the Police Force only, these Gazettes therefore contain details and information that can not be found anywhere else.
They include court lists, lists of warrants issued, appointments and changes in the Police Service, lists of Justices of the Peace, lists of arrests and discharges (which include descriptions), escaped prisoners, and missing persons, as well as lists for liquor, wine sellers, tobacco sellers, auctioneers, billiard and poisons licences. Notices from Police Gazettes from other states are also often included.
SAMPLE ENTRY (from the 8 February 1905 issue):
Prisoner Released on Ticket of Leave
A license under section 463 on the Crimes Act 1900, has been issued to William Dawson, who was convicted at Sydney Quarter Session on the 5th and 6th May, 1903, for receiving stolen property (two charged), and sentenced to three years' hard labour on each charge (concurrent). District county of Cumberland.
This CD contains high quality scanned images of the whole years worth of issues, and has been bookmarked for easy navigation. Pages can be searched, browsed, enlarged and printed out if required.
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