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This day in Police history: May 20

May 20

Photo from the 1979-05-20 Police concert.

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What is The PoliceWiki?

The goal of the PoliceWiki is for fans of The Police, Andy Summers, Stewart Copeland and Sting (and Henry Padovani too!) to have a place to document the band's history and fandom in a format that is open to everyone's contributions of knowledge, reference materials and experiences.

Why a wiki? There is already a wealth of Police and related information on the internet that has been assembled and generated by dedicated, hardworking fans for many years. But the difficulty is that this information on the band -- its history, its members, their accomplishments both as a band and in their solo careers -- is spread all over the place. There's a timeline of events over here; a discography over there; a list of solo efforts on one site for one band member and elsewhere for another. There is also useful information scattered throughout decades of magazine articles and interviews easily lost track of through time and through websites disappearing.

With the PoliceWiki, we wish to make it possible to locate such information quickly and easily. We want to serve as a quick reference site where various types of information relevant to the band can be brought together into a single repository, and to make it so that information can be easily expanded upon, corrected or added by anyone who has details to share. We also wish to document the fandom of the band as well, hence our past partnership with the FanHistory (where User:sockii first learned the ropes of being a Wiki admin and contributor).

New editors are always welcome to join the project and help out, although editing accounts must be approved by User:sockii to protect the site from vandalism and spam attacks. Please contact her directly if you'd like to obtain access. You don't need to be an expert on Police history, just a fan with some time to share and a desire to make the wiki better. Please see PoliceWiki:About for more information on the history, goals, and approach of the PoliceWiki, and our Help pages for specific details on getting started.

Police News
November 1 Stewart Copeland's Gamelan D'Drum will be performed on February 21, 2015 by the Corpus Christi Symphony Orchestra. are now available. Additionally, Stewart Copeland will be appearing on the November 12 episode of FOX tv's reality series "Hell's Kitchen".--Sockii (talk) 05:15, 1 November 2014 (PDT)

October 29 Stewart Copeland will be premiering a new chamber music project next March entitled Off The Score, featuring Jon Kimura Parker and Judd Miller. Find out more and buy tickets for the March 6 premiere event at the University of Texas in Austin--Sockii (talk) 07:49, 29 October 2014 (PDT)

October 29 The musical version of Sting's The Last Ship recently had its Broadway debut. [Tickets are now on sale for on going performances, and more information can be found at The Last Ship Official Website--Sockii (talk) 07:49, 29 October 2014 (PDT)
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Wiki News
October 29 We are currently running a fundraising campaign to help offset the costs of recent upgrades and maintenance work for the website. If you love The PoliceWiki and want to see it continue to grow and thrive, please visit our GoFundMe page.--Sockii (talk) 07:11, 29 October 2014 (PDT)
October 24 Maintenance work is now complete on the Wiki and editing is back open for business. We are hoping to transition the site to a dedicated URL/domain next month, so stay tuned for updates and further details regarding any site downtime.--Sockii (talk) 07:11, 29 October 2014 (PDT)
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