Flashcards in Policing: Deck (7)
What was the metropolitan police?
What was the amount of police officers the met had?
13,319 officers (to the 5 million population).
What was the criminal investigation department? (CID)
Who was Commissioner Charles Warren?
Commissioner of met. Was to blame for failure of ripper investigation because of weak leadership.
Who were typical police recruits?
Young WC men of an honest character from the countryside.
What was meant by the beat?
Regular on- foot patrol around Whitechapel.