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Australia's first police force was a band of 12 of the most
well behaved Convicts.

The First Fleet arrived in New South Wales in January 1788, with a contingent of naval officers and men as well as their cargo of convicts. At first, the Marines of the Royal Navy were responsible for keeping law & order and enforcing the rules laid down by Governor Arthur Philip.

A year later, in 1789, Governor Philip created the first Night Watch. He selected twelve well-behaved convicts and organised them into four gangs which patrolled sections of Sydney town.

Probably explains why some people reckon there's so much corruption in the police force!!

Just sayin'....

Corrupt Cops

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