Archive digitisation project update

In May 2017 we signed an agreement with the Devon Family History Society (DFHS) that allowed them to digitise a selection of our archives. This is an exciting project for us, as with our limited resources (access, equipment and people), it is something we would not be able to do in-house. Many of the enquiries … Continue reading Archive digitisation project update

Looking back at Devon and Cornwall Police’s 50th Anniversary

On 1st June 1967, Devon and Exeter Constabulary, Cornwall County Constabulary and Plymouth City Police amalgamated to become Devon and Cornwall Constabulary. Last year was the combined force's 50th birthday. To celebrate the event, last summer we challenged ourselves to find an image from each of the 50 years of Devon and Cornwall Police to share … Continue reading Looking back at Devon and Cornwall Police’s 50th Anniversary

Invitation to Witness Seminar – Post-PACE: Police and Policing in the South West

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

Trustees Sought for South West Police Heritage Trust

Advert – Shadow Board/Trustees Salary - N/A Location - Exeter (for initial meetings) As a part of its Heritage Lottery Funded ‘Policing Past Community Present’ project, Devon and Cornwall Police are seeking to appoint a shadow board to work with the force and the Friends of Devon and Cornwall Constabulary Heritage and Learning Resource to … Continue reading Trustees Sought for South West Police Heritage Trust