Carol Pople

1985 and still wearing a skirt
Inspector Carole Pople
Initial Training
Carole bottom right
Receiving a tennis trophy from the Chief Constable
At about the same time she was advised to dress more like a lady
Token woman
Police instructer at Ashford in Kent


Carole was a serving officer with the Sussex Police Force for 32 years. She is now the fire Arms Officer for Sussex, a civilian post, based at Sussex Police Headquarters in Lewes.

Massive thanks to Carole Pople

Images from Carole’s private collection

Copyright Ian Collington and Paul Beaken