British legal History - The fielding Brothers & bow Street runners by Don Hale
Approx. 4,150 words.
Published on July 14, 2011.
This is part of a fascinating new series of exclusive legal history features following the Birth of Law and Order, Parish Constables and Watchmen in England from 1663, and the development of specific law officers - including the famous Bow Street Runners and a series of other protection officers introduced to help keep the peace.