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Being Memoirs
by Clorinda Cathcart

Crime and Punishment, Law and Order

This is dealt with so well by at the Proceedings of the Old Bailey 1674-1913 site that it seems supererogatory to do anything more than point interested parties to the relevant sections under Historical Background: Crime, Justice and Punishment, which includes most relevantly:

Policing in London: How suspects were apprehended

Crimes tried at the Old Bailey

Punishments imposed at the Old Bailey

Friday 29th December 2017

L.A. Hall, FRHistS