A Decade of Crime, A Centruy Apart - 1860's & 1960's


Come take a look at a century's distinction of crime in Windsor-Essex! Starting in 1860, you will be guided through the decade highlighting the different crimes that occured during this period. Then jump to the 1960 and find a snapshot of the crimes during that decade and expereince the evolution of crime.


  • Jennifer Day, Maria van Duinhoven, Brittany Ewing, Lamar Hanna

<div style="text-align: center;">Essex County 1861-1881<em><br />Quarterly Returns of Crimes and Receipt for Fines</em></div>

Windsor Police Headquarters
A photo of the Police Headquarters in the Annual Report of 1960

Windsor Police Shooting Range
A photo of Windsor Police in a shooting range practicing using their weapons