They'd chop your head off before you could say “Please your Majesty”.
Under investigation by the Home Office
What became of Queen Victoria’s would-be assailants?
Were any of the attacks on Queen Victoria politically motivated?
Overreactions by the Police Commissioner.
How the monitoring of mail helped secure the Royal Household.
The role of the police in Victorian-era royal protection.
Dr Nick Hervey examines the historic role of the police in royal protection in the fourth in a series of twelve guest posts.