• Short Summary

    Hertfordshire police set up mobile HQ in field during hunt for criminal on the run.

  • Description

    Mobile police station, Hertfordshire.

    Various shots policemen setting up mobile headquarters in a field. Officer looking at map. Police van arrives beside caravan HQ. A police flag is hoisted above caravan. More policemen get out of van and gather around the caravan. An officer gives instructions to the men and points at the map, the policemen disperse on foot. A car arrives at HQ, a policeman and Alsatian police dog get out of car. MS policeman putting on radio back pack.

    Various shots policeman walking through heather. Police dog joins the search, sniffing around. The police find a suspected criminal hiding in a bush, he is escorted back to HQ. Radio operator at the HQ radios out instructions that the search is over. Officer dictating report to typist. Various shots criminal being interviewed in mobile HQ.


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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3398.12
    Media URN:
    92521
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:03:00 / 01:24:23:00
    Canister:
    NP 370

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Police van arrives" - the van is a Morris J-type.

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