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Old Scotland Yard - headquarters of the Metropolitan Police until 1890.
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‘Police work in the East End’ - The Graphic (London, England), Saturday, December 28, 1895 - Issue 1361.
Circa 1919. Metropolitan Women Police Officers, London, UK