Changing Crimes:Uncovering Barnsley Crimes, Criminals and Law Enforcers

From highwaymen to hangmen, explore Barnsley’s murky past and uncover stories of crime in the borough through individual stories and objects from our own Archives and beyond. Learn about those who enforced the law and what punishments they gave out. Did the punishments fit the crime? Hear the stories that hit the headlines and decide for yourself.

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