Northumbria Police and the North East Police History Society are trying to trace relatives of the owners of 50 Second World War Special Constable long-service medals.
They are thought to belong to veterans who served in the First World War, then took on Special Constable posts in the Second. Northumbria Police staff found them in storage.
To claim a medal, contact history society treasurer Mick Stothard on 0191 3710276
Names on the medals are: James F Allan; James Arnott; Stanley Barber; Thomas H Barker; Thomas E Belcher; Christopher Brown; John S Brown; Thomas Calvert; James L Childs; Ian M Compton; William L Cook; Robert Craig; Ernest T Cunnel; Bernard A Falconer; Robert S Foreman; William G Foreman; Reginals Forster; Robert D Hall; Thomas W Hardie; Henry T Hardy; Joseph W Hindmarsh; Stephen M Holmes; Robert ADC Hudson; Thomas Jewitt; John Y W Johnson; Derreck L Kennerley; Dudley H Kent; Oliver V Lintern; George Matthewson; David Milligan; William E Mitcell ; Archibald Moffett; Albert W Moore; James E Motion; George W Page; William R Pape; Norman T Pearson; Stephen L Pearson; Trevor B Phillips; Harold E Plummer; Joseph G Robinson; Alfred C Sloane; Frederick C Smith; William E Toft; James Tyson; Albert Urquhart; Douglas Wallace ; William Mck Wallace; Frederick H Williams; John R Wills.