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In the Name of the Law: Barron Collier, the International World Police, and the Birth of Interpol

March 16 | 2:00 pm 3:00 pm

105 Broadway Ave W
Everglades City, 34139 United States
(239) 252-5026

Museum of the Everglades Manager Thomas Lockyear will discuss county founder Barron Gift Collier’s lifelong involvement with public safety and law enforcement. Appointed Special Deputy Commissioner in charge of New York City’s Public Safety Bureau, Collier would expand this role to include the formation of an international police force and the introduction of painted centerlines on streets and highways.

Black and white. Three men standing together. The center man is Barron Collier receiving an award