3 Jun 2016

75 years ago the first women joined the police force

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 1:25 pm on 3 June 2016

75 years ago today ten women launched a new era in Policing when they began their Police training at the Newtown barracks in Wellington in 1941. Senior Sergeant, Marilyn Stobie, has been at the launch of celebrations in Auckland today - she joined the force in 1965.