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[* 4] and beat this deponent, by* striking him with his fists, several

blows on the head, face, and other parts of his body. A. B. Sworn, &c. this

- one thousand eight hundred and twelve, before E. F. one of his majesty's justices of the

peace, in and for the county of Middlesex. E. F. The like for A. B. of New Brentford in the county of Middlesex, an affray. (h) baker, maketh oath, and saith that on the first day of January,

in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixteen, Č. D. of New Brentford aforesaid, labourer, and E. F. of the same place, yeoman, and G. H. of the same place, gardener, did in a tumultuous manner, and with force and arms, make an affray, to the terror of his majesty's subjects, then and there being, wherein the said A.B. was assaulted, beaten, and abused by the said C. D. E. F. and G. H. without any just and reasonable cause.

A.B. Sworn, &c. For larceny [Commencement as ante 1 or 2.) that yesterday in the night from dwell or early in the morning of this day, divers goods of him, the ing house. said A.B. (to wit,) &c. were feloniously stolen, taken, and (0)

carried

away

from the house of him the said A. B. at Hammersmith, aforesaid, in the county aforesaid, and that he hath just cause to suspect and doth suspect that C. D. of ịabourer, feloniously did steal, take, and carry away the

same. [Conclusion as ante 1 or 2.] The like for [Commencement as ante 1 or 2.] That on, &c. on the night borse steal. ing. (k)

or early in the morning of — a black gelding, the property of the said was feloniously stolen, taken, and carried away, from and out of the grounds of the said

and that he hath cause to suspect, and doth suspect that of labourer, feloniously did steal, take, and

lead away the same. (Conclude as ante 1 or 2.) Information A. B. of Isleworth, in the county of Middlesex, yeoman, to ground a maketh oath and saith, that on Monday, the first day of apprehend. January last, his dwelling house, situate in the parish of ing a princi Ísleworth, in the said county, was about the hour of nine in pal and an the night of the same day, feloniously and burglariously accessary be. fore the fact

broken and entered, by some person or persons, and that four in burglary. silver table spoons, his property, were then and there felo(1) niously stolen; and that he hath just cause to suspect, and

doth suspect, that C. D. late of Isleworth, aforesaid, labourer, did commit the said felony and burglary; and that E. F. late of Isleworth, aforesaid, labourer, did advise, aid, and abet the said C. D. in the said felony.

A.B. Sworn, &c.

at

(h) Toone's Manual, 8.

i) See form, Burn, J. Felony, sect. IV, Toone Man. 156.

(k) Shuttlew. 13.
(1) Toone's Man. 1.

day of

day of

[Commencement as ante 2 in the information before two Jus. For arson. tices.] That one C. D. on the

in the year(m) of our* Lord — unlawfully, maliciously and voluntarily, [* 5] and feloniously, against the statute in that case made and provided, set fire to, and burned the dwelling house of A. B. situate at — in the county aforesaid. [Conclusion as ante 2.)

In the King's Bench. The King v. D. H. and J. L. affidavit to J.A. of, &c. yeoman, and A. M. of, &c. yeoman, officers of ground a his majesty's customs, in the port of London, jointly and judge's war

rant to apo severally make oath and say, and first this deponent Á. M.

prehend a for himself, saith, that, &c. [here state the facts particularly to person who be sworn to by this deponent.] And this deponent, the said J. had obstruct. A. for himself, saith, that, &c. [here state the matter he par- officer. (n) ticularly deposes to.] And these deponents further say, that the defendants appeared to be the principal ringleaders and abettors, in obstructing them in the execution of their duty, and also in rescuing the said noble after seizure. J.A.

A.M. Sworn by both deponents at Guildhall, this day of Information before N. G.

to obtain a

search war Middlesex, (to wit.) Be it remembered, that this

rant for sto-
in the
year

of
our Lord

A. B. of - - len goods.() in the county of yeoman, in his proper person cometh before me E. F., esquire, one of his majesty's justices of the peace, in and for the said county; and upon oath, maketh complaint, that on the day of -- [or within days, as the case may be,] last past; divers goods and chattels of him the said A. B., of the value of

that is to

say,

&c. were feloniously stolen, taken, and carried away, from and out of the dwelling-house of him, the said A. B., situated at

aforesaid, in the county aforesaid, by some person or persons unknown, and that he hath just and reasonable cause to suspect, and doth suspect, that the said goods and chattels, or some part thereof, are concealed in the dwelling-house of C. D. of -- in the said county, labourer, for he the said A. B. upon his oath aforesaid, doth depose and say, that [here set forth the grounds of suspicion that the same may appear to be reasonable,) and thereupon, he the said A, B. prayeth that justice may be done in the premises.

A.B. Before E.F. Middlesex, (to wit.) The information of A. B. of The like is a

more modern

form. (P) (m) Toone's Man. 77.

modern. As to the requisites of (n) See form. 4 Went. 488. this information, see ante 1 vol. quære as to the title of the affi- 65. Williams, J. Search Wardavit.

rant. Burn, J. Search Warrant. (0) Williams, J. Search War- () This is the form used at rant. The forms of the informa- the Public Office, Bow Street, see tion vary, as ante 1 and 2. See last precedent, and ante 1 vol. 64, the next precedent, which is more 5.

me,

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in the year

in the parish of in the county of Middlesex,

taken before me C. D., esquire, one of his majesty's justices (* 6] of the peace, acting* in and for the said county, this day of —

of our Lord

who being upon oath, saith that there has been lately stolen from his [dwellinghouse or premises, &c. as the case may be,] one coat,

his

proper-
ty, and that from information he hath received, he hath
reason to suspect and believe, and doth suspect and believe,
that the said stolen property is now knowingly concealed in
the dwelling-house or premises of E. F., situate at
the said county.

A.B.
Sworn before

me,
this

-- C. D.

in

day of

The like in
another
form. (9)

day of

Middlesex, (to wit.) The information and complaint of A.
B. of

-, in the county of Middlesex, labourer, made on
oath before me, E. F., one of his majesty's justices of the
peace
for the said county, the

who saith that
the following goods, to wit, [describe the goods stolen,] have by
some person or persons unknown, within ten days last past,
been feloniously taken, stolen, and carried away out of his
dwelling house, (or out-house as the case may be,) situate at.
aforesaid, in the county aforesaid, and that he hath probable
cause to suspect, and doth suspect that the said goods, or part
thereof, are concealed in the house (or as the fact is) of C. D.
at
in the said county.

A.B.
Taken before me, E. F.

day of

The like at

Police Office, Union Hall, Southwark.
Police Office, Established pursuant to acts of Parliament, 32 Geo. III. Cap.
Union Hall.

53, and 36 Geo. III. Cap. 75.
Surrey, (to wit.). The Information of A. B. of the parish
of

in the county of Surrey, taken this

before me, one of his majesty's justices of the peace,
in and for the said county,
Who, being upon oath, says, that the following goods, namely,
&c. [here describe the property as in an indictment, ante, 2d
Vol.] the property of the said A. B. have been feloniously
stolen, taken, and carried away, at the parish aforesaid, in the
county aforesaid ; and that he the said A. B. hath probable
and just cause to suspect, and doth suspect, and verily
believes, that the said goods, or part thereof, are concealed in
the messuage of G. H. of - in the parish of

in
the said county : and this informant doth therefore pray that
I may issue my warrant to search for the said goods in the
premises aforesaid.

A.B.
Taken and sworn the day and year first above written, before
E. F.

(9) Toone Man. 140.

-, in the to obtain

Middlesex, (to wit.) Be it remembered this 1st day of Information January, in the year of our Lord 1816, A. B. of county of Middlesex, yeoman, a credible witness in that rant against behalf, cometh before* E. F. esquire, one of his majesty's coiners. (r) justices of the peace, in and for the said county, and upon [* 7] oath saith, that he hath just and reasonable cause to suspect, and doth suspect that C. D. of is concerned in the counterfeiting of (as the fact is, adopting the words of the act which authorizes the search,] in a certain dwelling house situate at

for the said A. B. upon his oath, aforesaid, doth depose and say, that (set forth the cause of suspicion that the same may appear reasonable.]

A. B. Sworn before me E. F.

on 37 Geo.

London, (to wit.) The information and complaint of Lewis Information

Balan, secretary of legation to his Prussian majesty, resi-foreign coin

dent at No. 8, Gloucester Street, Mary-le-bone, Who being upon oath says that he has just cause to suspect III. c. 127. s. and believe, and doth suspect and believe that Peter Solo-7. (*) mon, otherwise Peter Simpson, residing at No. 135, Leadenhall street, in the city of London, hath lately been concerned in making and counterfeiting certain false and counterfeit coin, made with intent to resemble and look like certain silver coin of the king of Prussia. L. B.

day of

Police Office, Union Hall, Southwark,

The like for Established pursuant to act of Parliament, 42 Geo. III. stolen lead,

iron, &c. on

29 Car. IL c. Surrey. The information and complaint of A. B. of 30. s. 30.

in the county of Surrey, taken before me, one of his majesty's justices of the peace in and for the said county, this

A.D. Who being a credible person, upon his oath, says, that he hath cause to suspect, and doth suspect that stolen lead, iron, copper, brass, bell metal, and solder is concealed in the dwelling-house, out-house, yard, garden, or other place of G. H. in , in the parish of —, in the said county of Surrey, contrary to an act of Parliament, made and passed in the twenty-ninth year of the reign of his late majesty king George the Second, intitled, “an act for the more effectually discou"aging and preventing the stealing and the buying and re“ceiving of stolen lead, iron, copper, brass, bell metal, and "solder; and for more effectually bringing the offenders to "justice.”

A. B. Taken and sworn the day and year first above written, before E. F.

(r) Williams, J. Coin. Sect. II. 103 to 121. Toone Man. 95. See indictments (8) This is a form used at the for offences against coin. Ante Public Office, Bow Street.

The like for

Police Office, Union Hall, Southwark. goods stolen Established pursuant to acts of Parliament 32 Geo. III. cap. on board ship in

53, and 36 Geo. III. cap. 75. Thames on 2 Geo. 111. c. Surrey. The information and complaint of A. B. of —, in 8. $. 7.

the* county of Surrey, taken before me, (one of his majes[* 8]

ty's justices of the peace in and for the said county,) this

day of -
Who, being a credible person, upon his oath, says, that he
hath cause to suspect and doth suspect that certain merchan-
dizes, goods, stores, and things, (suspected to have been sto-
len or unlawfully come by, or taken from some ship or vessel
in the river Thames,) namely, a large quantity of — are
concealed in the dwelling-house, warehouse, yard, garden, or
other place of —, in, in the parish of —, in the said
county of Surry, contrary to an act of Parliament, made and
passed in the second year of his present majesty king George
the third, intitled, “an act to prevent the committing of
“thefts and frauds by persons navigating bumb boats, and
“other boats, upon the river Thames.”

A. B.
Taken and sworn the day and year above written, before
E. F.

$

Notice of To James Gardner, one of the constables of the parish of
Inhabitants St. Paul, Covent Garden, within the liberty of Westminster
of St. Paul's, in the county of Middlesex.
Covent Gar.
den, to Con- We, Henry Robins, Charles Richardson, John Wake, and
stable of Robert Joy, inhabitants of the parish of St. Paul, Covent
said parish Garden, paying scot and bearing lot therein, do hereby give
to enter into

notice that

you a recogni.

a woman named Martha Conway, doth keep zance to pro.

a disorderly house at No. 15 in the Great Piazza, Covent secute for Garden, in the said parish, against the peace, &c. keeping a We, therefore, the said inhabitants, require you,

said
disorderly
house. (6)

constable, to go with us, the said inhabitants, before Nicho-
las Bond, esquire, one of his majesty's justices of the peace
for the said county of Middlesex, and presiding at the public
office in Bow Street, in order to enter into a recognizance to
prosecute the law with effect against the said Martha Con-
way for the offence aforesaid, at the next general session of
the peace, to be held for the said county.

Given under our hands this thirteenth day of May, one
thousand eight hundred and six.
H. Robins,

J. Wake,
Charles Richardson, Robert Joy.
Justice's cer. I do hereby certify that the before named constable and in-
tificate habitants appeared before me this day, and entered into the
thereon.

recognizance prescribed by law. Given under my hand this

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(t) See 25 Geo. II. c. 36. s. 6.

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