Australia · Crime Scene Photography

Vintage mugshot: a thief and bigamist

December 30, 1922
New South Wales, Australia
Adeline Alice Cooke has her mugshot taken

At just 24, Cooke had a list of arrests including theft and bigamy, a collection of aliases, and at least 2 husbands. She was known to be attractive with even the police noting she was “rather good looking.”

Photo source: Sydney Living Museums

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