The Trickster Prince

Matt Houlbrook: mobile historian; beard growing, head shaving; occasional cycling.

Bradford’s motorbiking police (1927)

1920s pic of the day: Bradford's motorbiking police (1927)

“Bradford has one of the most up-to-date Flying Squads in the country. Here are some of the constables practising a quick getaway to the scene of a crime.” I’m not sure how the motorbikes help to deal with bigamy though…

From Netley Lucas, “Bigamists of Bradford,” Pictorial Weekly Magazine, 21 May 1927.


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