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Policing technology: new police computer system, 1996 (1st of 4)

Policing technology: new police computer system, 1996

Constable Evan Wicks clicks on a central Wellington street address to demonstrate the computerised phone and dispatch system installed at Wellington Central Police Station in 1996.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1996/2861
Photograph by Ray Pigney

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Richard S. Hill, 'Police - Modern policing', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/33867/policing-technology-new-police-computer-system-1996 (accessed 19 September 2018)

Story by Richard S. Hill, published 20 Jun 2012