Police Court Rotas

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- correspondence relating to the rise in numbers of women sent to prison for prostitution offences and the need for a police court rota to monitor cases where charges against 'prostitutes' are heard

- observations of 'prostitute' cases in court

- form of report for police court rota workers (1949)

- analysis of offences by 'prostitutes' in 1953

- notes for article on prostitution (1954)

- findings from a survey of the conditions on Liverpool Streets (1967)

Press cuttings:

- 'Presented in court' from 'Evening Standard' (28 Jun 1939)

- 'Solicitor fined £25 as agent' from 'Evening Standard' (with letter dated 12 Jul 1939)