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Washington (Missouri) Police Department’s History A Microcosm Of USA

by Brian A. Wilkins
9/3/2009

The screenshot from their municipal website says it all; as plain as day. Police departments, most notably that of Washington, Missouri – a town of about 14,000 in the East-Central part of the State, were founded on the philosophy:

“TO CATCH STRAYING OR RUNAWAY SLAVES”

Washington MO

Let’s face it…human beings all around the globe follow very old traditions with an uncanny devotion (see Christianity, Islam, Zoroaster, “Persia,” etc.). It is no surprise that the NYPD (1844) and Boston PD (1838) were founded around the same time, and obviously the same principles, as the Washington (MO) PD. … Read Entire Article