Metropolitan Police
- Post 1946

 


 

Police Constable Arthur William Reynolds
Died 2 August 1946, aged 41
Fatally injured when struck by a US Navy jeep, while on bicycle patrol.

Sub-Divisional Inspector Oscar Thomas Thompson
Died 9 July 1947, aged 53
Killed in a car accident in Germany with the Allied Control Commission.

Police Constable Leslie Edwin Thompson, Died 26 December 1947, aged 39
Driver and operator in a wireless car, which crashed on an urgent call.

Police Constable Gilbert Edward Perkins, Died 26 December 1947, aged 40
Driver and operator in a wireless car, which crashed on an urgent call.

Police Constable Arthur Edward Quemby
Died 9 January 1948, aged 39
Killed performing motorcycle beat duty when he skidded on icy roads.

Police Constable Patrick George Fitzgerald
Died 29 January 1948, aged 33
Fatally injured in an accident when he crashed on motorcycle patrol.

Police Constable Nathanael Edgar
Died 13 February 1948, aged 33
Shot and fatally wounded by a suspect he was questioning at Southgate.

Police Constable Albert Goodsall
Died 8 September 1948, aged 59
Death hastened by excessive hours of work as national Federation Secretary.

Detective Sergeant Peter Scanlan
Died 2 February 1949, aged 47
Died of disease as a result of injury received in the execution of duty.

Police Constable John Henry Andrews
Died 16 February 1949, aged 32
Fatally injured when his motorcycle struck a lorry while riding to duty.

Police Constable Albert Victor Hawkins
Died 22 November 1949, aged 48
Fatally injured while cycling to duty at court when he crashed in a fog.

Police Constable Harry Harding
Died 2 December 1949, aged 38
Fatally injured when his police motorcycle collided with a car.

Sergeant Thomas Armstrong McFadzean
Died 10 February 1950, aged 42
Fatally injured in an accidental fall on the pavement while on patrol.

Police Constable George Ronald Cooper
Died 21 March 1950, aged 43
Killed in a collision with a lorry whilst on motorcycle traffic patrol.

Police Constable Robert Gilchrist Broadhead Martin
Died 23 March 1950, aged 47
Fatally injured in a crash on a wet road on motorcycle traffic patrol.

Police Constable Samuel Arthur Lock
Died 4 November 1950, aged 52
Accidentally shot dead cleaning a police pistol used on bank escorts.

Station Sergeant Francis Henry Clark
Died 10 February 1952, aged 39
Killed in a coach accident returning from Hendon to the Police College.

Station Sergeant Thomas Davidson Speedy
Died 11 February 1952, aged 41
Killed in a coach accident returning from Hendon to the Police College.

Sergeant Frederick Henry Keil
Died 9 June 1952, aged 31
Died from a brain tumour resulting from the effects of an injury on duty.

Police Constable Sidney George Miles
Died 2 November 1952, aged 42
Shot dead assisting colleagues who were fired on by armed suspects.

Police Constable John Alexander Penfold
Died 21 November 1952, aged 40
Collapsed and died of heart failure resulting from injuries on duty.

Police Constable Ronald Victor Saunders
Died 25 December 1952, aged 28
Fatally injured when his autocycle was in collision with a lorry.

Detective Sergeant Harold John Whatley
Died 23 February 1953, aged 39
Fatally injured in a car accident at Cranford whilst travelling to duty.

Sergeant Charles William Bacon
Died 20 April 1953, aged 52
While reporting for duty he collapsed in a police station and died soon after.

Police Constable Roy Edgar Dellow
Died 2 April 1954, aged 23
Killed in a motorcycle accident returning home after night duty.

Police Constable Percy James Claxton
Died 17 July 1954, aged 39
Fatally injured in an gas explosion investigating a suspected suicide.

Police Constable David John Barrett
Died 2 November 1954, aged 29
Killed in a collision with a lorry while on an advanced motorcycle course.

Police Constable John Fitzgerald
Died 3 May 1955, aged 43
Killed in a road accident on his way home soon after he came off duty.

Temporary Sergeant Reginald William Tipple
Died 21 June 1956, aged 32
Shot dead by terrorists seconded to the UK Police Unit in Cyprus.

Temporary Sergeant Leonard Alfred Demmon
Died 31 August 1956, aged 24
Shot dead by terrorists seconded to the UK Police Unit in Cyprus.

Sergeant George William Goggins
Died 24 October 1956, aged 48
Killed in a collision with a lorry while on a police driving course.

Temporary Sergeant Maurice 'Tony' Eden GM
Died 17 December 1956, aged 25
Accidentally shot by his revolver with the UK Police Unit in Cyprus.

Police Constable John Laurenson Baker
Died 15 June 1957, aged 22
Killed when his motorcycle collided with a lorry, while travelling to duty.

Superintendent Cornelius Carson
Died 26 October 1957, aged 51
Collapsed and died going to the assistance of a child after a fire.

Police Constable Royston William Hird
Died 20 March 1958, aged 32
Fatally injured when his traffic car crashed while on patrol.

Police Constable Edgar Gerald Allen
Died 29 March 1958, aged 41
Killed when his motorcycle crashed while pursuing a speeding car.

Superintendent Thomas George James
Died 18 July 1958, aged 54
Collapsed and died in the police car taking him to duty at Waltham Green.

Police Constable Royston Ernest Adams
Died 11 December 1958, aged 24
Fatally injured when his motorcycle skidded and crashed on patrol.

Police Constable Raymond Henry Summers
Died 14 December 1958, aged 23
Stabbed in the back and killed when intervening in a street affray.

Detective Sergeant Raymond William Purdy
Died 13 July 1959, aged 43
Shot dead while detaining a suspect he had pursued in South Kensington.

Police Constable George Edward Albert Gale
Died 19 November 1959, aged 49
Taken ill on Federation dutyat New Scotland Yard and died the same day.

Police Constable Melvin Davies
Died 8 December 1959, aged 31
Fatally injured in a collision with a car while on motorcycle patrol.

Police Constable Edward Roy Dorney
Died 1 January 1960, aged 34
Killed with his police dog, when hit by a train, tracking suspects in Deptford.

Police Constable Ronald Alan Addison
Died 24 January 1960, aged 24
Collapsed and died of heart failure while chasing two suspects.

Police Constable Harold William Hauxwell
Died 7 February 1960, aged 24
Fatally injured in a motorcycle accident travelling home from duty.

Police Constable Leslie Edwin Vincent Meehan
Died 2 March 1960, aged 33
Killed when a car he had stopped drove away dragging him along.

Police Constable Terence Daniel Furnell
Died 13 October 1960, aged 25
Fatally injured in a patrol car, which crashed on an emergency call.

Sergeant Frederick George Hutchins
Died 3 June 1961, aged 48
Fatally shot attempting to arrest an armed suspect who had escaped.

Inspector Philip Pawsey
Died 3 June 1961, aged 40
Fatally shot attempting to arrest an armed suspect who had escaped.

Detective Constable Peter George Bridgwood
Died 6 October 1961, aged 29
Killed while driving a CID car, which crashed in the early hours.

Police Constable Roderick Mackay Munro
Died 20 February 1962, aged 32
A dog handler, killed in a patrol car crash going to an emergency call.

Police Constable James Frederick John Scott Flett
Died 30 September 1962, aged 52
Killed in a car crash travelling home after night duty.

Police Constable Brian Bernard Joseph Holden
Died 20 August 1963, aged 26
Fatally injured when struck by a car while on motorcycle patrol at night.

Inspector Richard Charles Bruton
Died 21 September 1963, aged 48
Fatally injured in a motorcycle accident travelling home from duty.

Detective Sergeant Kenneth Francis Jordan
Died 14 December 1963, aged 53
Collapsed and died of heart failure on duty at Heathrow airport.

Detective Constable John Bell Maughan
Died 5 January 1964, aged 28
Killed in a road traffic collision while observer in an unmaked police car.

Police Constable David Alyn Jones
Died 28 July 1964, aged 37
Killed in a road accident undergoing a lightweight motorcycle course.

Police Constable George Ernest White
Died 7 October 1964, aged 34
Killed in a patrol car, which crashed on an urgent hospital escort.

Detective Superintendent Ben Brynmor Devonald
Died 17 June 1965, aged 50
Collapsed and died in his office at Greenwich police station.

Detective Sergeant Ian Anthony Herbert
Died 19 August 1965, aged 31
Killed in a road accident whilst travelling home after duty.

Police Constable Eric McLaughlan
Died 15 October 1965, aged 35
Killed when his moped was in a collision while travelling to work.

Police Constable Dennis Edward Cowell
Died 21 November 1965, aged 41
Drowned when his police launch capsized while towing another boat.

Police Constable Thomas George Alfred Jackson
Died 6 February 1966, aged 43
Died of heart failure aggravated by extended duties on prisoner escort.

Police Constable Kenneth Charles Wilkinson
Died 18 June 1966, aged 45
Fatally injured when his police motorcycle collided with a car.

Detective Sergeant Christopher Tippett Head
Died 12 August 1966, aged 30
Shot dead without warning whilst questioning three suspects in a van.

T/Detective Constable David Stanley B. Wombwell
Died 12 August 1966, aged 25
Shot dead without warning whilst questioning three suspects in a van.

Police Constable Geoffrey Roger Fox
Died 12 August 1966, aged 41
Shot dead without warning whilst questioning three suspects in a van.

Police Constable Sidney Mark Cyril Seager
Died 15 August 1966, aged 26
Killed on motorcycle traffic patrol when a lorry overturned onto him.

Police Constable John Loudon
Died 25 December 1966, aged 23
Fatally injured in a motorcycle crash while going off late turn duty.

Police Constable Desmond Morgan Acreman
Died 12 February 1967, aged 33
Fatally injured chasing suspects across a road when hit by a car.

Detective Constable Terence Day
Died 9 March 1967, aged 28
Killed in a road accident whilst travelling home after duty.

Police Constable James Brian May
Died 1 July 1967, aged 40
Fatally injured when struck by a lorry whilst on traffic control.

Sergeant David Edward Westney
Died 7 July 1967, aged 35
Killed when two machines collided while giving motorcycle instruction.

Police Constable Paul Robert Cherry
Died 27 July 1967, aged 23
Killed while operator in a patrol car, which crashed on an emergency.

Police Constable George Arthur Dale
Died 6 June 1968, aged 34
Fatally injured when his patrol car crashed in the early hours.

Police Constable Michael John Davies
Died 19 August 1969, aged 23
Fatally stabbed while off duty after identifying himself to warn a man.

Police Constable David John Prior
Died 5 November 1969, aged 26
Fatally injured in a scooter crash returning to a split tour of duty.

Police Constable Ronald Reginald Pell
Died 26 December 1969, aged 39
Fatally injured while observer in a patrol car in a road traffic collision.

Police Constable Christopher Billson
Died 2 January 1970, aged 24
Fatally injured in a car accident while travelling to early turn duty.

Sergeant David James Hems
Died 5 May 1970, aged 30
Fatally injured in a motorcycling accident while travelling to duty.

Police Constable Michael Eaton De Lisle Ince
Died 15 February 1971, aged 25
Killed in a collision with another police car on an emergency call.

Police Constable Douglas Frederick Beckerson
Died 10 April 1971, aged 22
Killed in a fall through a glass roof trying to arrest a violent suspect.

T/Detective Consable Alan Choules
Died 25 April 1971, aged 29
Drowned off duty saving the life of a boy following a boat capsize.

Police Constable Robert Stanley Beazer
Died 27 April 1971, aged 21
Killed when his patrol car crashed responding to an emergency call.

Police Constable Peter Woodmore
Died 24 December 1971, aged 41
On 21 Novermber 1971 he was with a colleague attempting to arrest a man when he sustained fatal injuries.

Police Constable George William Higgs
Died 5 January 1972, aged 38
Fatally injured when their traffic car crashed on an urgent hospital call.

Police Constable William Randall
Died 5 January 1972, aged 36
Fatally injured when their traffic car crashed on an urgent hospital call.

Police Constable Douglas John Price
Died 18 August 1972, aged 45
Fatally injured while training for a police motorcycle display.

Detective Constable David Eric Dench
Died 29 December 1972, aged 27
Killed while on enquiries when his car was struck by a drunk driver.

Police Constable George Edward Sweeting
Died 2 January 1973, aged 35
Killed in a police motorcycle convoy when a van turned across his path.

Police Constable Michael Anthony Whiting
Died 5 May 1973, aged 21
Killed when dragged by a vehicle while trying to arrest the driver.

Sergeant Stewart Will
Died 26 July 1973, aged 38
Drowned attempting to rescue a girl from the sea while on holiday.


Woman Police Constable Karpal Kaur Sandhu
Died 4 November 1973, aged 30
Having finished duty she was attacked by her husband who disagreed with her career choice. Recalling herself to duty to arrest him she was stabbed in the neck.

Inspector David George Gisborne
Died 5 August 1974, aged 36
Collapsed and died after an earlier assault and riot in Red Lion Square.

T/Detective Constable Vernon Rupert Frederick Weatherston
Died 6 September 1974, aged 52
Suffered heart failure before his CID car was involved in a collision.

Police Constable Stephen Andrew Tibble
Died 26 February 1975, aged 21
Fatally shot off duty trying to arrest an armed suspect chased by police.

Explosives Officer Roger Philip Goad BEM
Died 29 August 1975, aged 40
Killed attempting to defuse a terrorist bomb when it exploded.

Police Constable Clifford Lancaster
Died 22 October 1975, aged 46
A dog handler, he collapsed and died while searching for suspects at night.

Sergeant Ian Roy Napier
Died 26 October 1976, aged 29
Killed in a motorcycle accident while travelling to report for early turn duty.

Police Constable John Alfred Clarke
Died 1 February 1977, aged 42
Fatally injured in a motorcycle accident returning home from duty at Bromley.

Police Constable Andrew Malcolm Douglas
Died 16 May 1977, aged 19
Killed in a motorcycle accident while returning home from duty.

Police Constable Derek James Bottomley
Died 17 May 1977, aged 44
Killed on a police driving course when the car he was in hit a lorry.

Police Constable Alan Baxter
Died 20 August 1977, aged 39
Killed when his police car crashed while pursuing a suspect car.

Police Constable Richard Kenrick Hamilton
Died 2 October 1977, aged 31
Killed when his patrol car crashed answering a call to a disturbance.

Detective Sergeant Stuart Arthur Pinder
Died 21 May 1978, aged 42
Fatally injured in a road accident while on night CID duty.

Police Constable Patrick Alan Frederick Croake
Died 2 October 1978, aged 24
Fatally injured on motorcycle patrol after colliding with a pedestrian.

Detective Sergeant Ian David Smith
Died 29 January 1979, aged 33
Killed when his car crashed on icy roads driving home after night duty.

Sergeant Roger Edward Coyne
Died 27 April 1979, aged 30
Killed going on night duty when his moped was hit by a drunk driver.

Police Constable Malcolm John Fraser
Died 21 May 1979, aged 19
Killed in a motorcycle crash riding to the section house from duty.

Police Constable Kevin Kelliher
Died 27 May 1979, aged 23
Killed in a police van which crashed when in pursuit of a stolen car.

Police Constable James Ralph Barber Snowdon
Died 7 August 1980, aged 37
Fatally injured in a motorcycle accident while on traffic patrol.

Police Constable Alan Edward Smith
Died 20 August 1980, aged 19
Fatally injured in a motorcycle accident while travelling on duty.

Police Constable Francis Joseph O'Neill
Died 25 October 1980, aged 31
Fatally stabbed by a suspect he was questioning and tried to arrest.

Police Constable David Ian Luke
Died 27 August 1981, aged 19
Collapsed and died while swimming during recruit training at Hendon.

Explosives Officer Kenneth Robert Howorth
Died 26 October 1981, aged 49
Killed by the explosion of a terrorist bomb he was attempting to defuse.

Police Constable Clifford Haywood
Died 5 November 1981, aged 55
Collapsed and died while on duty at the Houses of Parliament.

Police Constable Daniel John Clarke
Died 15 November 1981, aged 24
Killed in a police motorcycle crash going to escort an abnormal load.

Police Constable Robert Benjamin Mercer
Died 26 May 1982, aged 20
Fatally injured in a police car which crashed pursuing a stolen car.

Police Constable Robert Dawkins
Died 1 September 1982, aged 21
Fatally injured in a motorcycle accident reporting for early duty.

Police Constable Douglas Christison Dickson
Died 15 December 1982, aged 29
Killed in a motorcycle accident travelling home after night duty.

Police Constable Stephen Paul Walker
Died 30 April 1983, aged 23
Fatally injured chasing two suspects across a road when struck by a car.

Police Constable John William Caplin
Died 14 May 1983, aged 34
After a violent arrest he collapsed at the station and died of heart failure.

Police Constable Mark Simpkins
Died 5 August 1983, aged 20
Fatally injured in a police car crash answering an emergency call.

Police Constable Gordon John Cornish
Died 13 October 1983, aged 30
Killed on an police driving course when his motorcycle struck a lorry.

Police Constable Frank Bellenie
Died 15 October 1983, aged 52
Fatally injured while on foot patrol when a car mounted the pavement.

Woman Police Constable Jane Philippa Arbuthnot
Died 17 December 1983, aged 22
Fatally injured in an explosion while investigating a terrorist car bomb.

Sergeant Noel Joseph Lane
Died 17 December 1983, aged 28
Fatally injured in an explosion while investigating a terrorist car bomb.

Inspector Stephen John Dodd
Died 24 December 1983, aged 34
Fatally injured in an explosion while investigating a terrorist car bomb.

Police Constable Stephen John Jones
Died 6 February 1984, aged 19
Fatally injured when run down attempting to stop a drunk driver.

Police Constable Ronald Ian Leeuw
Died 11 April 1984, aged 53
Collapsed and died of heart failure struggling with a violent prisoner.

Woman Police Constable Yvonne Joyce Fletcher
Died 17 April 1984, aged 25
Fatally shot by terrorists whilst policing a political demonstration.

Police Constable Grant Clifford Sunnucks
Died 26 July 1984, aged 30
Killed when his police car crashed whilst pursuing a stolen car.

Police Constable Peter Douglas Erswell
Died 7 August 1984, aged 26
Killed in a motorcycle accident while travelling to report for duty.

Detective Constable John William Fordham
Died 26 January 1985, aged 45
Fatally stabbed when attacked whilst on surveillance duty in Kent.

Police Constable Keith Henry Blakelock
Died 6 October 1985, aged 40
Beaten and stabbed to death by a mob during large scale rioting at Tottenham.

Police Constable Wayne Darrell Spooner
Died 15 June 1986, aged 28
Fatally injured in a motorcycle accident while reporting for duty.

Police Constable Martin Bickersteth Bell
Died 3 July 1986, aged 27
Killed when his car was struck by a drunk driver pursued by police.

Police Constable Philip Michael Olds
Died 1 October 1986, aged 34
Shot and paralysed attempting an arrest in 1980, leading to his death.

Police Constable Ronan Aidan McCloskey
Died 9 May 1987, aged 25
Killed by a suspected drunk driver who drove off with him clinging to the car.

Sergeant Barry Albert Mannakee
Died 14 May 1987, aged 39
Killed travelling home from duty on a motorcycle which was struck by a car.

Sergeant Gordon John Brown
Died 25 November 1987, aged 50
Collapsed and died while taking a party of Cadets mountain walking in Wales.

Sergeant Christopher Harris Hunter
Died 1 December 1987, aged 31
Killed in a motorcyle accident when returning home from late turn duty.

Police Constable Brian George Lashmar
Died 24 January 1989, aged 39
Killed in a road traffic accident while returning home from night duty.

Police Constable Mark Alastair Peers
Died 15 February 1989, aged 31
Drowned on a training exercise for the Underwater Search Unit.

Police Constable Philip Keith Lake
Died 5 November 1989, aged 27
Killed in a road traffic accident while on motorcycle patrol duty.

Police Constable Paul Maurice Breen
Died 25 December 1989, aged 22
Fatally injured guiding an army ambulance which crashed on a call.

Police Constable Ashley Day
Died 21 February 1990, aged 21
Killed while operator in a police car, which crashed on an emergency.

Police Constable Peter Francis Featherstone
Died 2 August 1990, aged 28
Killed in a motorcycle accident while travelling home from duty at Heathrow.

Police Constable Laurence Peter Brown
Died 28 August 1990, aged 27
Shot dead with a sawn-off shotgun as he approached a suspect.

Police Constable Nicholas Guy Sweeney
Died 30 November 1990, aged 33
Fatally injured in a road accident while reporting for early turn duty.

Sergeant Graham Peter Melhuish
Died 15 December 1990, aged 30
Killed in a motorcycle accident going home after an extended tour of duty.

Police Constable Gavin John Luckhurst
Died 1 January 1991, aged 24
Killed in a road accident travelling home from New Year's Eve duties.

Police Constable Robert Chenery Gladwell
Died 6 January 1991, aged 37
Fatally injured 3 weeks earlier when struck on the head making an arrest.

Sergeant Alan Derek King
Died 29 November 1991, aged 41
Killed when repeatedly stabbed in a violent struggle to arrest a suspect.

Detective Constable James Morrison
Died 13 December 1991, aged 26
Fatally stabbed when, although off duty, he attempted to arrest a thief.

 

Police Constable Sharon Rena Kay Sawyer
Died 1 March 1993, aged 33
Fatally injured in a motorcycle crash travelling to work for a late duty.

Police Constable Steven Lawrence Perks
Died 13 March 1992, aged 28
Fatally injured in a motorcycle crash riding home from night duty.

Police Constable Matthew John Allen
Died 31 March 1992, aged 25
Fatally injured when his patrol car crashed while responding to a call.

Police Constable Michael Robert Perry
Died 18 April 1993, aged 36
Killed when his patrol car crashed responding to an emergency call.

Police Constable Noel Charles Frick
Died 23 July 1993, aged 48
Killed in a road accident while on motorcycle surveillance duty.

Police Constable Patrick Dunne
Died 20 October 1993, aged 44
Shot dead while investigating the sound of gunfire in the street.

Police Constable Thomas William Need
Died 13 November 1993, aged 26
Killed on surveillance duty when his motorcycle collided with a car.

Sergeant Derek John Carnie Robertson
Died 9 February 1994, aged 39
Fatally stabbed attempting to arrest a suspect at a post office robbery.

Police Constable Michael Anthony Hale
Died 22 March 1994, aged 35
Killed in a motorcycle accident while travelling to a training course.

Police Constable Michael William Tring
Died 26 September 1994, aged 31
Fatally injured in a police car crash responding to an assistance call.

Police Constable Matthew James Parsonson
Died 7 October 1994, aged 27
Killed in a police car, which crashed responding to an assistance call.

Woman Police Constable Gail Doreen Pirnie
Died 26 October 1994, aged 42
Collapsed and died of heart failure undergoing a baton training course.

Police Constable Phillip John Walters
Died 18 April 1995, aged 28
Shot and fatally wounded during a violent struggle to arrest a suspect.

Police Constable Mark Leonard Davis
Died 2 October 1995, aged 33
Fatally injured while riding his motorcycle home after late turn duty.

Police Constable George Pickburn Hammond
Died 13 December 1995, aged 58
Died as a result of stab wounds received during an arrest in 1985.

Inspector Peter Durack
Died 12 February 1996, aged 43
Collapsed at the station and died in hospital four days later of heart failure.

Sergeant Michael Paul Wallace
Died 7 March 1996, aged 53
Collapsed and died of heart failure teaching at Hendon training school.

Police Constable Stephen Robert Williams
Died 16 March 1996, aged 42
Killed in a motorcycle accident whilst making security visits.

Police Constable Mark Ian Flood
Died 29 July 1997, aged 32
Killed in a motorcycle accident while reporting for early turn duty.

Police Constable Ian William Jessett
Died 25 August 1997, aged 39
Killed in a motorcycle accident on his way to report for aiding duty.

Police Constable Nina Alexandra MacKay
Died 24 October 1997, aged 25
Fatally stabbed after forcing entry to a flat to arrest a violent deranged man.

Detective Constable Ian Raymond Herbert
Died 11 June 1998, aged 45
Killed in a road accident while training with the stolen vehicle unit.

Police Constable James William Yardley
Died 16 June 1998, aged 32
Killed in a motorcycle accident while travelling to firearms training duty.

Police Constable Kulwant Singh Sidhu
Died 25 October 1999, aged 24
Killed when he fell through a glass skylight while pursuing suspects.

Police Constable Anthony Ian Haines
Died 14 March 2001, aged 42
Killed when his police car crashed responding to an emergency call.

Police Constable Jeremy Windom Scandrett
Died 19 March 2001, aged 38
Killed in a motorcycle accident in Kent while travelling to duty at Lambeth.

Inspector Alan Douglas Jamieson
Died 25 May 2001, aged 37
Killed in a road traffic accident while cycling home from duty.

Police Constable Steven Frank Crawley
Died 30 October 2001 aged 35
Killed in a motorcycle accident travelling to report for night duty.

Police Constable Matthew David Nash
Died 21 April 2002, aged 29
Killed on his way to work when his motorcycle collided with a car.

Police Constable Nicholas John Hill
Died 10 May 2002, aged 27
Fatally injured in a motorcycle accident while reporting for duty.

Police Constable Paul Michael Johnson
Died 20 June 2002, aged 35
Killed while on motorcycle patrol when he lost control of his machine.

Detective Constable Nigel Andrew Syder
Died 27 August 2002, aged 39
Fatally injured in a motorcycle accident while on surveillance duty.

Sergeant John William Laight
Died 27 August 2002, aged 55
Collapsed and died of heart failure whilst on duty in the custody suite.

Police Constable Berin William Underwood
Died 12 November 2002, aged 39
Fatally injured in a motorcycle accident reporting for night duty.

Police Constable Christian Noel A. Parker
Died 27 November 2002, aged 29
Fatally injured when his police car crashed on an emergency call.

Police Constable Tokunbo Ayodeji Ezobi
Died 1 January 2003, aged 26
Killed in a traffic accident travelling home from New Year's Eve duties.

T/Detective Constable Christopher Melvin Jones
Died 24 March 2003, aged 34
Killed in a road traffic accident returning from a training course.

Police Constable Garry Alexander Wells
Died 22 April 2004, aged 47
Collapsed and died of heart failure on an officer safety training course.

Police Constable Christopher David Roberts
Died 26 December 2007, aged 47
Died of heart failure after arresting a violent man at a domestic disturbance.

Sergeant Noel Gerard McCarthy
Died 9 February 2008, aged 43
Killed in a motorcycle accident while travelling to report for early turn duty.

Police Constable George Adam Small
Died 21 January 2009, aged 29
Killed travelling home from duty in a collision with his motorcycle and a car.

Police Constable Laura Ruth Williams
Died 19 February 2009, aged 41
Collapsed at her police station dying in hospital from a brain haemorrhage.

Police Constable Gary Andrew Toms
Died 17 April 2009, aged 37
Fatally injured 11 April attempting to arrest suspects escaping in a vehicle.

Police Constable Christopher James Dent
Died 22 April 2009, aged 36
Killed travelling home from duty in the collision of a car with his motorcycle.

Sergeant Iain Stuart McLay
Died 2 November 2009, aged 42
Fatally injured in a motorcycle collision while travelling to report for duty.

Police Constable Daniel Alastair Gibb
Died 5 March 2010 aged 25
Killed in an early morning motorcycle accident travelling to report for duty.

Police Constable Sean Peter McColgan
Died 6 April 2010 aged 37
Died in a motorcycle collision whilst travelling home from duty at Hayes.

Police Constable Ian Paul Swadling
Died 4 May 2011 aged 34
Died when he came off his motorcycle whilst travelling home from duty.

Police Constable Scott Eastwood-Smith
Died 14 May 2011 aged 29
Fatally injured in a motorcycle collision while travelling to report for night duty.

Inspector Preston Gurr
Died 28 April 2012, aged 53
Fatally injured in a motorcycle collision returning home from night duty.

Detective Constable Adele Cashman
Died 5 November 2012, aged 30
During a pursuit of two robbery suspects she collapsed and later died in hospital.

Sergeant Ian Harman
Died 3 May 2013, aged 47
Whilst on duty working at his desk he suffered a fatal heart attack.

Police Constable Shazahan Wadud
Died 8 September 2013, aged 29
Whilst travelling to work his motorbike was struck by a car causing fatal injuries.

Police Constable Andrew Duncan
Died 21 September 2013, aged 47
On 20 September 2013 he attempted to stop a speeding vehicle, failing to stop the vehicle struck him and caused fatal injuries.


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