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Police Docket

Creator: Jefferson County (Kan.)

Date: 1888-1899

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 196224

Space Required/Quantity:

  • 1.00 Volume(s), Large

Title (Main title): Police Docket

Scope and Content

Scope and content: A police docket documenting cases appearing before a police judge in Valley Falls, Jefferson County, Kansas. The dockets provide a synopsis of each case, stating the parties involved, fines and court costs, charge or crime, dates that warrants and subpoenas were issued and returned, summaries and dates of case proceedings, and case judgments. The charges regard criminal law and include such crimes as assault, drunkenness, selling liquor, disturbing the peace, and other violations of state city ordinances. Indexed by surname of defendant.

Specific Contents Identified:

Headings or descriptors assigned to subsections of the material, for example labels on a particular box or group of boxes.

  • Large volume.

Index Terms

Subjects

    Jefferson County (Kan.)
    Valley Falls (Kan.)
    Court calendars -- Kansas -- Valley Falls
    Criminal law -- Kansas -- Valley Falls
    Drunkenness (Criminal law) -- Kansas -- Valley Falls

Creators and Contributors


Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Jefferson County.
    Local Government Agencies. Jefferson County. Cities. Valley Falls. Police Court.