History of the Chicago police

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AMS Press, 1973 - Political Science - 595 pages
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This text traces the inception of the Chicago police through the late 19th century. Discussions include a detailed account of the induction of a detective force and patrol service. This work was first published in 1887 and is an excellent source of material reflecting the history of the urban police department in general.

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The Events Leading up to and Culminating in
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