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Choose YES or NO to show whether there is evidence in the sources to support each statement.
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  STATEMENT Choose one
  Criminals had certain characteristics that were the same   YES NO
  Children were involved in crime YES NO
  Theft was a common crime in Victorian England YES NO
  Women were kept in hulk ships YES NO
  Oxford Jail held men, women and juvenile offenders YES NO
  Some counties and boroughs had set up police forces before it became compulsory for them to do so in 1856 YES NO