Bashing the Police
If you think of Victorian London as essentially a quiet, orderly, trouble-free place, you might want to think again. Here’s two reports from the same day in 1871:-
MURDEROUS ASSAULT ON THE POLICE —James Buckley and John Gilbert, apparently about 18 years of age, were…
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