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Crime on the move in the early twentieth century

By Dr Ashley Borrett Whether you are researching the criminal past of a particular town, city or region, or a criminal ancestor... • posted 32 days ago

Reformatory and industrial training ships in nineteenth-century UK

By Julie Brumby, Leeds Beckett University Reformatory and Industrial Training School ships developed in the nineteenth century... • posted 32 days ago

Historical perspectives on imprisonment – part 2

The latest Prison Service Journal is the second in a series of special editions offering historical perspectives on a range... • posted 282 days ago

Portraits of the criminal past

A new blog devoted to a fascinating collection of criminal ‘mugshots’ held by Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire... • posted 282 days ago