A letter to The chief of police, ‘re Sherlock Holmes 

Whilst we in uniform and the less senior detectives have no resentment towards Sherlock Holmes himself, if what we read from the pen of Dr Watson is true then the likes of Chief Inspector G Lestrade  And inspector Tobias Gregson  have gained considerably by Holmes’ influence. They have had commendations that Sherlock Holmes should have …

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Jeremy Brett as the great consulting detective

I am Police inspector Peter Jones 

This is a statement submitted as evidence.  I Police inspector Peter Jones was in Scotland Yard when uniform summoned me Sherlock Holmes wanted my assistance. Holmes was standing in the foyer, with a man from the bank and told me by the End of the night I might have my cuffs on the wrists of …

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A reference for Sherlock Holmes from his landlady Mrs Hudson 

In the late 1880s I advertised my rooms and few people came but I had no good feelings from any until two gentlemen in their late twenties or early thirties came around by the name of Dr John Watson and Mr Sherlock Holmes. I wasn’t sure at first but the latter paid a deposit and …

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 Inspector Tobias Gregson of Scotland Yard 

By the time I first worked with Sherlock Holmes I thought I knew everything, i was alreadý pretty set in my ways, but he came along with a way if looking at everything in a new light! It was methodical, slow and painstaking, he would look for footprints and minute detail and his brain seemed …

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With reverence to Sherlock Holmes 

From the learning of Cartwright  It was thru my antics with Mr Sherlock Holmes that I had the opportunity to learn to read and right.  I had the opportunity to assist him during the case described by Watson as the Hound of the Baskervilles.  In the first instance it was a studious search if littler …

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The Great Teacher of Sherlock Holmes

  From the Pen of Stanley Hopkins of the Great Teacher Sherlock Holmes  I was fairly young when i had graduated as Scotland yard Detective and i attended a number of lectures from what some of the experienced detectives called a a theorist, Sherlock Holmes, I would go on to call him the great teacher …

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From the Pen of the Lion Hunter Leon Sterndale 

Received in the post Rat 221b Baker street London from the Lion Hunter  I have the greatest respect for Sherlock Holmes as a Lion Hunter of some renown, who knows he had my neck in his hands I don’t know why he let me go but I guess he could see that I wasn’t a danger …

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From the journal of Athelney Jones 

An extract from the journal of inspector Athelney Jones.  Before my good fortune of working with Mr Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson I had attended a lecture by the theorist, who it would transpire was very rarely wrong however according to Dr Watson’s writing I am not the only one who owes his career to …

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stopping distances

Be aware of the truck, stopping distances increase

Rant alert  Ok im going to have a but of a rant here but I’m sure it’ll ring true especially on LinkedIn. Car drivers take a look at this Now I drive a 7.5 tonne truck so you can take these distances and probably multiply them up by 15 assuming the average car weighs half …

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Sherlock Holmes, from viewpoint of Chief Inspector G Lestrade 

From the journal of Chief Inspector Lestrade upon his retirement from Scotland Yard  It in no small part that I owe my rise in Scotland Yard to my friend and ally Sherlock Holmes of 221b Baker street London. I had some other business in a case of fraud as I recall before my colleague Gregson …

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