Unformatted text preview: th century is similar to what we practice today but very different at the same time. They had constables who stood watch during the day and policed the streets but did not have weapons until 1858. In the past police were referred to as brutal and corrupt, in todays society Police are more admired. I feel the methods of the past would not be accepted today, we have too many laws and rights that’s must be followed today. I feel our crime activity would decrease if the police were actually feared as they were in the past....
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- Summer '10
- Law, The Police, past policing eras