Sarah Bankoff, arrested for stealing clothes
Name: Sarah Bankoff.Arrested for: not given.Arrested at: North Shields Police Station.Arrested on: 29 August 1906.Tyne and Wear Archives ref: DX1388-1-41-Sarah Bankoff..For an image of her accomplice, James Crone see www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/22893101226/in/album-72157... ( ...twm_news/22893101226/in/album-72157628699736505/ ) . ..The Shields Daily News for 5 September 1906 reports:.."Sarah Bankoff (26), a married woman, belonging to South Shields and James Crone (23), labourer, 60 Bertram Street, South Shields, were each committed to prison for one month in the second division for stealing clothes etc, from three dwelling houses between the 30th of July and 20th of August. The prisoners lived together and decamped with the goods, which they subsequently pledged."..These images are a selection from an album of photographs of prisoners brought before the North Shields Police Court between 1902 and 1916 in the collection of Tyne & Wear Archives (TWA ref DX1388/1).. .(Copyright) We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email [email protected]
Criminal faces of Newcastle. These images are a selection from an albums of photographs of prisoners and convicted criminals. Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums manages a collection of 12 museums and galleries across Tyne and Wear.