What is the historical background of police officers and how as it changed since its early history?
Like the origins, significant individuals, working conditions, etc. in the early history and how things have improved like how working conditions, technological advancements, professional organizations, etc have improved and new significant individuals.
Asked By: Will - 10/16/2007
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The conception of the police force as a protective and law enforcement organization developed from the use of military bodies as guardians of the peace, such as the Praetorian Guard of ancient Rome. The Romans achieved a high level of law enforcement, which remained in effect until the decline of the empire and the... More
Answered By: chickay - 10/17/2007
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Since mankinds earliest beginnings someone has always been in charge to keep the peace. Father, king, ;pharoah they called them guards, soldiers, etc.
Answered By: bobby - 10/16/2007
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