South Australian Police Gazette 1915


Cat No.:   AU5103-1915:

No of pages in original: 510pp

Year published: (1915)


Compiled to be distributed amongst the Police Force only, Police Gazettes contain details and information that can not be found anywhere else.



They include court lists, lists of warrants issued, appointments in the Police Service, lists of Justices of the Peace, lists of arrests and discharges and descriptions, inquest verdicts, lost or stolen items, missing stock animals, escaped prisoners and missing persons.

Example entries taken from the 5 May issue:

Miscellaneous Information

Warrants have been issued for the following: [Note, only one entry of the seven is mentioned here]

On the 23rd ultimo, Olive Vena Dunnicliffe and Kathleen Ellen Jordan (State children) absconded from their foster parent, Maud A. Dwyer, at Seacliff. Dunnicliffe is described as a gentle servant, aged 19 years and 10 months, 5ft. 9in. high, dark complexion (inclined to be sallow), dark hair (straight), dark eyes, small nose, wears a plain gold band ring with a stone it in on left hand; dressed in a three-quarter muslin dress with pink flowers, black boots and stockings, red veil. Jordan is a housemaid aged 15 years and 9 months, 5ft. 6in. high, pale complexion, dark hair, brown eyes, straight nose, have a very shy expression, rather good looking, wears a narrow silver bangle on arm, dressed in a three-quarter muslin dress with pink flowers, white washing hat, red veil. The be arrested and taken to the State Children's Department, Adelaide. Warrants filed at Detective Office, Adelaide. - (C.1325)

Features of this volume is the listing of registered owners of motor vehicles and motor cycles and lists of Marine Store Collectors' Licences that have been issued.

Also available as a 5 year Compendium 1911-1915

South Australian Police Gazette Compendium 1911-1915

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