Genealogy Projects tagged with Bobby on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Law Enforcement Officers

    Law enforcement is the activity of some members of government who act in an organized manner to enforce the law by discovering, deterring, rehabilitating, or punishing people who violate the rules and norms governing that society. The term encompasses police, courts, and corrections.Modern state legal codes use the term peace officer, or law enforcement officer, to include every person vested b...

  • British Policemen - 19th Century

    British Policemen - 19th Century. ==The Metropolitan PoliceIn 1829, when Sir Robert Peel was Home Secretary, the first Metropolitan Police Act was passed and the Metropolitan Police Force was established. This new force superseded the local Watch in the London area but the City of London was not covered. Even within the Metropolitan Police District there still remained certain police establishm...