Cyprus Police Museum

Cyprus Police Museum

The Cyprus Police Museum is a museum in Cyprus dedicated to the history of that country's law enforcement.[1]

The museum is located near the police headquarters in Nicosia, and in large part covers the history of the Cyprus Police. Exhibits include police weapons, uniforms, and band instruments as well as records and documents. The museum was founded in 1933 by the Chief of Police of the British colonial government.

References

External links


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Cyprus dispute — Cyprus This article is part of the series: Politics and government of Cyprus Constitution Cyprus dispute …   Wikipedia

  • cyprus — /suy preuhs/, n. Obs. cypress2. * * * Cyprus Introduction Cyprus Background: Independence from the UK was approved in 1960 with constitutional guarantees by the Greek Cypriot majority to the Turkish Cypriot minority. In 1974, a Greek sponsored… …   Universalium

  • Cyprus — /suy preuhs/, n. an island republic in the Mediterranean, S of Turkey: formerly a British colony; independent since 1960. 752,808; 3572 sq. mi. (9250 sq. km). Cap.: Nicosia. * * * Cyprus Introduction Cyprus Background: Independence from the UK… …   Universalium

  • Cyprus Navy — Naval Command of Cyprus Ναυτική Διοίκηση Κύπρου Cyprus Naval Command Emblem Active July 1964 Country …   Wikipedia

  • Kent Police — Logo of the Kent Police. Motto Protecting and serving the people of Kent …   Wikipedia

  • Royal Malaysia Police — Polis Di Raja Malaysia Abbreviation RMP / PDRM Logo of the Royal Malaysia Polic …   Wikipedia

  • Royal Military Police — logo Active 28 November 1946 Country UK …   Wikipedia

  • EOKA — Not to be confused with EOKA B. EOKA Participant in Cypriot struggle for Independence Active 1955–1959 …   Wikipedia

  • List of museums in England — Museums in England is a link page for any museum in England by ceremonial county. The Museums, Libraries and Archives Council is the national development agency for museums in England, and is a sponsored body of the Department for Culture, Media… …   Wikipedia

  • Law enforcement in the Netherlands — Logo of the Dutch police Law enforcement in the Netherlands is provided by 25 regional police forces (Dutch: regiokorpsen), the Netherlands Police Agency (Dutch: Korps landelijke politiediensten) and the Royal Marechaussee (Dutch: Ko …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”