Employment of Women Police Part 1

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- carbon copy of evidence of a woman in police custody in Bow Street Police Station in Aug 1918

- list of county forces containing policewomen (includes salaries, rank, duties)(1918)

- tables of evidence collated by the National Council of Women of Great Britain from the boroughs and the counties about matrons and female turnkeys, supervision of women in custody, and conditions of cells with original questionnaire (1925)

Press cutting:

- 'Our police-court cells' from unidentified newspaper, c. 1885