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New South Wales Police Gazette 1938

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Media: DATA CD - 1 CD (1133 pages)
Year: (1938) 2009
ISBN: 9781742224640
Publisher: Archive Digital Books Australasia

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)

SAMPLE ENTRY (from the 5 January 1938 issue):

Stealing from Person.
Darlingliurst.-About 7.30 p.m. on the 31st ult., John Howard, 53 Collins-st., Surry Hills, was robbed of 1 gold-filled engine-turned Waltham watch (J.R.B. 2), and a heavy gold albert, loose bar swivel at each end (J.R.B.168), value £5, whilst in that street by a man NAME UNKNOWN, 23 or 24, 5 ft. 2 in., thin build, dark compl., black hair, sharp features, very sharp nose; navy-blue trousers and vest and a. white open-neck shirt; no hat or coat. Can be ident.

High quality scanned images of the whole of the original book. This CD has been bookmarked for easy navigation, and pages can be searched, browsed, enlarged and printed out if required.

Any computer using Adobe (Acrobat) Reader 4 or later
Adobe Reader 6 or later is recommended for CDs with searchable text

Click here to download a file of sample pages from this book. Right click on the link and select "save as" - to a location on your hard drive. The sampler can be opened, navigated and searched as with the full CD file/s. Sample files usually contain the title page, contents, some introductory pages and sample pages from the body of the book. Often the complete index from the original book is included.

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