Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 07 October 2022), January 1903, trial of CHARLES HENRY THWAITES (27) (t19030112-8).

CHARLES HENRY THWAITES, Theft > mail theft, Theft > mail theft, Theft > mail theft, 12th January 1903.

(138) CHARLES HENRY THWAITES (27), (A police constable), to stealing, whilst employed under the Post Office, a post letter containing a hat-pin, the property of the Postmaster-General. Also, a post letter containing a silk handkerchief and a Christmas card. Also to stealing a letter containing a pocket Bible, the property of the Postmaster-General. Eighteen months' hard labour. — [Pleaded guilty: See original trial image.]