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They became an integral part of the ss and police bureaucracy in nazi germany and were key participants in the conduct of mass murder and atrocities in the occupied areas under german control during world war. This act integrated the regular german police forces in the ss, incorporating all local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies. Collectible international police patches for sale ebay. Police uniforms forum discuss uniforms, headgear, cloth insignia, and accessories of the german police services. Himmler was named the chief of all german police nominally in that role subordinate to interior minister wilhelm frick on june 17, 1936.
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