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Criminal Investigation, A Practical Handbook for Magistrates, Police Officers, and Lawyers
So in reading Criminal investigation, a practical handbook for magistrates, police officers and lawyers (1906), I'm leaning that gypsies are basically a criminal class characterized by their laziness, cowardice, lack of civilization and pride, incorrigiblability, bad smell, cruelty, avarice, and dirty habits. Yet they have great skill in carrying out robbery, knowing their way around, forming support networks of depots and communication for criminal purposes, fooling victims, and so forth. So, are gypsies still around in the old world?