Seattle (Wash.). Police Dept.

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City's first charter established the marshall as the local peace officer; in 1883 the position of chief of police was established; city charter of 1890 created the Board of Police Commissioners which administered the department and appointed officers; following allegations of corruption, the commission was abolished by the new charter of the 1896; in 1962 the department assumed authority for policing the harborfront, formerly a function of the Harbor Department.

From the description of Seattle Police Department annual reports, 1894-1988. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70966316

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Robert Moran papers, 1889-1925 University of Washington Libraries Special Collections
referencedIn Seattle Police Department Annual Reports, 1894-[ongoing] Seattle Municipal Archives
referencedIn Subject Files, 1995-2006 City of Seattle SeattleMunicipal Archives
creatorOf Seattle (Wash.). Police Dept. Seattle Police Department annual reports, 1894-1988. Seattle Municipal Archives
referencedIn Leonard Schroeter papers, 1940-1997 University of Washington Libraries Special Collections
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Mayor, 1956-1970 City of Seattle SeattleMunicipal Archives
referencedIn American Civil Liberties Union of Washington records, circa 1942-1996 University of Washington Libraries Special Collections
referencedIn Minutes, 1890-1896 Seattle Municipal Archives
referencedIn Motor Transportation Division Annual Reports, 1965-1969 Seattle Municipal Archives
referencedIn Wesley C. (Wes) Uhlman Mayoral Records, 1956-1978, 1970-1977 City of Seattle SeattleMunicipal Archives
referencedIn SafeFutures Program Records, 1995-2002 City of Seattle SeattleMunicipal Archives
referencedIn National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Seattle Branch records, 1950-2003 University of Washington Libraries Special Collections
referencedIn Study Materials, 1984-1999 City of Seattle SeattleMunicipal Archives
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith American Civil Liberties Union of Washington corporateBody
associatedWith Citizens Review Panel (Seattle, Wash.) corporateBody
associatedWith Compton, Jim person
associatedWith Moran, Robert, 1857-1943 person
associatedWith National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Seattle Branch corporateBody
associatedWith Schroeter, Leonard person
associatedWith Seattle (Wash.). Board of Police Commissioners corporateBody
associatedWith Seattle (Wash.). City Clerk corporateBody
associatedWith Seattle (Wash.) Dept. of Housing and Human Services corporateBody
associatedWith Seattle (Wash.). Humane Officer. corporateBody
associatedWith Seattle (Wash.). Mayor corporateBody
associatedWith Seattle (Wash.). Police Dept. Rehabilitation Camp. corporateBody
associatedWith Seattle (Wash.). Police Dept. Rehabilitation Project. corporateBody
associatedWith Seattle (Wash.). Police Dept. Women's Division. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Washington (State)--Seattle
Subject
Police
Police--Pensions
Criminal justice, Administration of
traffic regulations
Arrest
Occupation
Activity

Corporate Body

Active 1894

Active 1988

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