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The Peelian principles summarise the ideas that Sir Robert Peel developed to define an ethical police force. [1]

8 relations: Ethics, Home Office, Home Secretary, Law enforcement in the United Kingdom, Metropolitan Police Act 1829, Metropolitan Police Service, Police, Robert Peel.


Ethics, or moral philosophy, is the branch of philosophy that involves systematizing, defending, and recommending concepts of right and wrong conduct.

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Home Office

The Home Office (HO) is a ministerial department of the Government of the United Kingdom, responsible for immigration, security, and law and order.

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Home Secretary

Her Majesty's Principal Secretary of State for the Home Department (Home Secretary) is a senior official as one of the Great Offices of State within Her Majesty's Government and head of the Home Office.

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Law enforcement in the United Kingdom

Law enforcement in the United Kingdom is organised separately in each of the legal systems of the United Kingdom: England and Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland.

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Metropolitan Police Act 1829

The Metropolitan Police Act 1829 (10 Geo.4, C.44) was an Act of Parliament introduced by Sir Robert Peel.

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Metropolitan Police Service

The Metropolitan Police Service (abbreviated to MPS and widely known informally as "the Met") is the territorial police force responsible for law enforcement in Greater London, excluding the "square mile" of the City of London, which is the responsibility of the City of London Police.

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A police force is a constituted body of persons empowered by the state to enforce the law, protect property, and limit civil disorder.

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Robert Peel

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Baronet (5 February 17882 July 1850) was a British Conservative statesman, who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 10 December 1834 to 8 April 1835, and again from 30 August 1841 to 29 June 1846.

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9 Principles of Policing, Nine Principles of Policing, Peel Principles, Peel's Principles, Policing by consent.


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peelian_Principles

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