The National Archives Podcast Series

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The Metropolitan Police: its creation and records of service

November 20th, 2009

Episode 121 of 474 episodes

London's Metropolitan Police service was formed in 1829. This talk provides an overview of how crime was dealt with before this date, and how to trace the records of our Metropolitan Police ancestors at The National Archives.