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Photos: Badass Aurora cops during the '50s

In recent months, we've highlighted separate vintage photo collections shared on the Aurora Police Department Facebook page, featuring badass Aurora cops from the '70s and the '80s.

Now, we venture even further into the past, via vivid images that date back to the 1950s -- including a highly unusual shot of a detective appearing to point a revolver at himself.

Check them all out below.

Photos: Badass Aurora cops during the '50s
Photos: Badass Aurora cops during the '50s
Photos: Badass Aurora cops during the '50s

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Photos: Badass Aurora cops during the '50s
Photos: Badass Aurora cops during the '50s
Photos: Badass Aurora cops during the '50s

Continue for more photos of badass Aurora cops during the '50s.

Photos: Badass Aurora cops during the '50s
Photos: Badass Aurora cops during the '50s
Photos: Badass Aurora cops during the '50s

Continue for more photos of badass Aurora cops during the '50s.

Photos: Badass Aurora cops during the '50s
Photos: Badass Aurora cops during the '50s
Photos: Badass Aurora cops during the '50s

Continue for more photos of badass Aurora cops during the '50s.

Photos: Badass Aurora cops during the '50s
Photos: Badass Aurora cops during the '50s
Photos: Badass Aurora cops during the '50s

More from our Photos archive: "Photos: Badass Aurora cops during the '70s" and "Photos: Badass Aurora cops during the '80s."

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