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1

What was the metropolitan police?

London force.

2

What was the amount of police officers the met had?

13,319 officers (to the 5 million population).

3

What was the criminal investigation department? (CID)

Detective force.

4

Who was Commissioner Charles Warren?

Commissioner of met. Was to blame for failure of ripper investigation because of weak leadership.

5

Who were typical police recruits?

Young WC men of an honest character from the countryside.

6

What was meant by the beat?

Regular on- foot patrol around Whitechapel.

7

What was the H-division?

The Whitechapel division.