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Port of Portland Police (United Kingdom)


Port of Portland Police (United Kingdom)

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The Port of Portland Police are a body of special constables attested under section 79 of the Harbours, Docks, and Piers Clauses Act 1847 (as incorporated by Portland Harbour Revision Order 1997).[1][2] They were established in 1997 when the Portland Harbour Authority Ltd. bought the port from the British Government.[3]

See also


  1. ^ Article 3, Portland Harbour Revision Order 1997
  2. ^ "About Us » Harbour Authority » Patrols and Policing". Website of Portland Port.  
  3. ^ Accountability and Standards of the Port Police Forces. Annex H. Portland Port Police Force.

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