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Scotland Yard, the inside story.

Stanley Firmin

Scotland Yard, the inside story.

by Stanley Firmin

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Published by Hutchinson in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • London.
    • Subjects:
    • Police -- England -- London.,
    • Crime -- England -- London.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV8198.L7 F57 1948
      The Physical Object
      Pagination185 p.
      Number of Pages185
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6054097M
      LC Control Number49019753
      OCLC/WorldCa2835121

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Book was sold as the inside story to one of Scotland yards top undercover cops and yet don't get to any real undercover work until 50 pages from the end and even then it wasn't really exciting (sat in a field watching Kenny noye) for a few days then went home.4/5(41).

The title of the book (The Filth) is the term used to describe the CID (Scotland Yard) and the detectives who have reached this high point in their careers are mighty proud of this nickname.

Im As they should be because its not until about halfway through the book until Duncan gets there/5. Grecian is the author of several bestselling thrillers, including THE SAINT OF WOLVES AND BUTCHERS, and five novels featuring Scotland Yard's Murder Squad: THE YARD, THE BLACK COUNTRY, THE DEVIL'S WORKSHOP, THE HARVEST MAN, and LOST AND GONE FOREVER, plus the original Murder Squad ebook, THE BLUE GIRL/5.

The Story of Scotland Yard book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(25). Alex Grecian is the national bestselling author of the contemporary thriller The Saint of Wolves and Butchers, the novels of Scotland Yard’s Murder Squad, including The Yard, The Black Country, The Devil's Workshop, The Harvest Man, and Lost and Gone Forever, as well as the critically acclaimed graphic novels Proof and Rasputin.

Grecian lives in Kansas with his wife and son/5(). The Scotland Yard Story Barr Robert. You Searched For: Keywords: the only flaws are a couple of minor scuffs to the boards and small marks to the boards and a name written on the inside front cover. ALL OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED WITHIN 1 WORKING DAY OF PURCHASE.

WE UPLOAD A SELECTION OF HIGH QUALITY PHOTOGRAPHS WITH EACH LISTING, HOWEVER IF. Bent Coppers: The Inside Story of Scotland Yard's Battle Against Police Corruption is a non-fiction book by award-winning British journalist Graeme published in the United Kingdom in by Orion Publishing Group, the book examines police corruption within the Metropolitan Police Service and South Eastern Regional Crime Squad—with particular focus on the s and early s Publisher: Orion Publishing Group.

Buy Bent Coppers: The Inside Story of Scotland Yard's Battle Against Police Corruption New Ed by McLagan, Graeme (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(27).

Written by one of Scotland Yard's own, Basil Thomson discusses the history of Robert Peel's Metropolitan Police Force. Wonderful anecdotes appear within his book, although some are presented with only a trivial amount of by: 6.

The Secrets of Scotland Yard was an independent production of the Towers of London syndicate in England for world wide distribution. Each week, an audience of anxious radio-listeners tuned in to hear these true crime stories of the London Metropolitan Police unfold, as the detectives at the Yard investigated some of England’s most famous.

Scotland Yard - The Inside Story by Firmin, Stanley and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Scotland Yard the Inside Story by Stanley Firmin. Duncan MacLaughlin was one of New Scotland Yard's elite. In a career spanning more than two decades he served in both the Central Drug Squad and the Regional Crime Squad - Britain's equivalent of the FBI.

Trained in in SAS covert techniques, his expertise lay in money laundering and undercover : Duncan Maclaughlin. Books shelved as new-scotland-yard: Silent Fear by Lance Morcan, The Final Cut by Catherine Coulter, Believing the Lie by Elizabeth George, Red Rabbit by. The name Scotland Yard invokes the image of a foggy London street being patrolled by a detective in a trench coat puffing smoke from his pipe.

But Scotland Yard has an easily muddled history, full of misnomers and : Jess Blumberg. The inside story of Scotland's first General Election - a record of events in public and behind the scenes as witnessed by Murray Ritchie, Scottish political editor of The Herald newspaper. A personal record provides a study of how rival politicians and parties campaigned to win over electors and to impress public opinion through the media.

Alex Grecian is the national bestselling author of the “Scotland Yard Murder Squad” novels, including The Yard, The Black Country, and the forthcoming The Devil’s Workshop.

After leaving a career in advertising, working on accounts that included Harley-Davidson and The Great American Smokeout, Alex returned to his first love: writing fiction. The Story of Scotland Yard gives the history and many famous cases of what is probably the world's best known police force.

The history starts in the 18th century and carries on until It describes how "The Yard" operates and gives insights into the force using many cases. Scotland Yard (officially New Scotland Yard) is a metonym for the headquarters of the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS), and the Police Community Support Officers (PCSO), the territorial police force responsible for policing all 32 boroughs of London, excluding the City of London.

The name derives from the location of the original Metropolitan Police headquarters at 4 Whitehall Place, which. Sir Harold Scott was the Commissioner of Police — head man at Scotland Yard — who early recognized the value of public relations and established a department to handle it.

He's retired now, but it is obvious that the Yard and its image is still important to him. In preparing this book for young police buffs, the value of a good story well told has been recognized.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Firmin, Stanley. Scotland Yard, the inside story. London, New York, Hutchinson [] (OCoLC)  The Yard is Alex Grecian's debut novel. And this reader has put him firmly on her 'must read' list.

London, England -the year after Jack's infamous rampage. After the Metropolitan Police failed to solve that case, a 'Murder Squad' was formed within Scotland Yard/5(). Bent Coppers: The Inside Story of Scotland Yard's Battle Against Police Corruption Graeme McLagan.

out of 5 stars Paperback. £ Legacy: Gangsters, Corruption and the London Olympics Michael Gillard. out of 5 stars Hardcover. £/5(72).