The Museum of Policing in Cheshire
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Short history of policing in Cheshire from the earliest times to the present day by Peter Wroe Martin NichollsChief Martin Nicholls - a reet sport operation moveOperation Move - the largest load ever moved on Britain's roads. armsCoats of Arms
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Maintaining the Queen's Peace. A history of Birkenhead Borough Police. [82pages PDF] CC BanwellChief Constable Banwell - the man behind the rank. gallowsPublic executions in Chester from the 16th Century. plaquePresentation Plaques from other forcves and services.
MacclesfieldA  history of  Macclesfield Borough Police Force [9 pages PDF] John StuartJohn Stuart - adventurous life of a Special Constable. damage iconBomb Damage - a unique record of WWII in Cheshire. police stationPolice Buildings of Cheshire - a photographic record
A history of the Warrington Borough Police Force [15pages PDF] cleaver_smallPC Alfred Cleaver KPM.
- heroic Chester Constable.
northendenMurder at Northenden 1902 police_stationList of  Cheshire Police Divisions and Stations 1860 & 1896.
To the best of our skill and knowledge -a short history of the Cheshire Constabulary 1857-1967 [70 pages PDF] MalcolmChief Constable Malcolm   the big pictureThe big picture - mystery of a famous Warrington painting.
Helmets, Handcuffs and Hoses. Part 1- Wallasey Borough Police [124 pages PDF] cartoonJohn Witt - the force cartoonist.   usa badgeBadges of the State Police forces of the USA and their Capital Cities.
Helmets, Handcuffs and Hoses. Part 2- Wallasey Fire Brigade [190 pages PDF]

    Booklet - Extracts from the Rules of the House of Correction at Knutsford. 1839
Reminiscences of a Chief Constable (1900)-William Chadwick .Cheshire and Staleybridge History.

     
history iconThe history beat - an illustrated  guide to the history of policing in Cheshire.      
ron leighA  personal memoir of policing in Chester by PC Ron Leigh