The decision to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War with a special Armistice Event was made in the summer of 2017 following an informal discussion between Chief Constable Shaun Sawyer and Police Staff Mark Rothwell. The vast archives of the Devon & Cornwall Police historic collection (known as the South West Police Heritage … Continue reading First World War Armistice Commemoration: 1918 – 2018
Post-PACE (Police and Criminal Evidence Act): Police and Policing in the South West 28 April 2016 Plymouth University On behalf of the Law School at Plymouth University, the South West Police Heritage Trust, and the Institute of Contemporary British History, King’s College London, we would like to invite you to join the audience and participate in … Continue reading Invitation to Witness Seminar – Post-PACE: Police and Policing in the South West
On Saturday 14 November 2015, the Friends of the Devon & Cornwall Constabulary Heritage & Learning Resource took the Driving Heritage van, handling boxes and trusty police box to Plymouth Museum to attend the 'Plymouth past, sustainable future' event organised by Plymouth Law School.
I've just got back from attending the Crime and Punishment Collections Network (CaP) AGM at York Castle Museum in my role as the group's treasurer. York Castle Museum is a lovely and diverse museum with views from the windows of Clifford's Tower and their First World War exhibition - "1914: when the world changed forever"- … Continue reading A great day in York at the Crime and Punishment Collections Network