A History of Policing in England and Wales from 1974


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    BOOK REVIEW
     

     
    A HISTORY OF POLICING IN ENGLAND AND WALES FROM 1974: A Turbulent Journey
     
    By Timothy Brain
     
    ISBN:978-0-19-921866-0
     
    Oxford University Press
     
    www.oup.com

     

     
    AT LAST – A HISTORY OF CONTEMPORARY POLICING BY A POLICEMAN
     
    An appreciation by Phillip Taylor MBE and Elizabeth Taylor of Richmond Green Chambers
     
    ‘Why a history of the police?’ asks Dr Timothy Brain in one of the very pertinent subheads his text. Well why indeed? 
     
    His short answer is that ‘the full story of the police service’s contribution to the survival of British democracy has yet to be told’. That of course offers up a perspective on the police and police work that many people will find startling, given that the police as an institution are perceived to be not without flaws -- which makes Brain’s formidable work of scholarship all the more valuable. With a lengthy list of credentials -- including Chief Constable of Gloucestershire from 2001 to 2010 and visiting professor at London South Bank and Gloucestershire Universities and Honorary Senior Research Fellow at Cardiff University -- Brain writes from personal experience as a police officer, with the discipline and detachment of the professional historian.
     
    A History of Policing in England and Wales From 1974’ makes fascinating reading -- admirably filling what appears to be a yawning gap, not only in the availability of books on subject of the police, but in any extensive examination of the police at all in standard histories, or social analyses of contemporary Britain.
     
    Yes, there is T.A. Critchley’s standard work ‘A History of the Police in England and Wales’, but it stops in 1974 , which means that Dr Brain has very ably taken up Critchley’s baton in this thorough, comprehensive and readable v

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