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Dubious claim of "oldest police force in the world" repeated here inaccurately and without evidence
Famously, the Metropolitan Police had to give a written undertaking to the Advertising Standards Authority never to repeat its claim of being "the oldest police force in the world" to avoid formal enforcement action - because it wasn't true, not by a long chalk.
The claim here, in respect of the Marine Police, is at best dubious, and possibly untrue, given the establishment of a uniformed body of constables, wearing uniforms with "Police" badges, in the City of Glasgow in 1789. The fact that this police force failed due to financial difficulties, and had to wait until 1800 until an Act of Parliament provided a statutory basis for its funding, does not stop it being the oldest police force in the UK. After all, the Marine Police - in that form - ceased to exist when it was subsumed into the Metropolitan Police, so if defunct police forces still count, what's sauce for the goose is sauce for the gander!
And of course a whole host of Scottish borough police forces, starting with the City of Glasgow Police in 1800, pre-dated the Met...! 220.127.116.11 (talk) 03:33, 22 December 2012 (UTC)
For example, the catalan Police, the Mossos d'Esquadra, was founded in 1719 --18.104.22.168 (talk) 21:04, 24 December 2012 (UTC)
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add the actual history of police officer
Not done: it's not clear what changes you want made. Please mention the specific changes in a "change X to Y" format. --Mdann52talk to me! 14:49, 26 March 2014 (UTC)
"The average police patrol vehicle is an specially modified four door sedan."