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Charles Brett

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Sergeant Brett was in charge of a prison van which was transporting Fenian Prisoners, from Manchester Court to Belle Vue Prison, on Hyde Road, on 18th September 1867. As the …

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John William Law

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War Reserve Constable Law was on duty at East Union Street Police Station, Old Trafford, during the Manchester Blitz. The station was hit by a landmine, and War Reserve Constable …

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Richard Pickering

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Superintendent Pickering was hit on the head during a riot at Rochdale on 13th April 1865, sustaining injuries. He returned to work, and was involved in policing another riot in …

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Samuel Miller

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Sergeant Miller was on duty in Queen Street, Wigan, assisting another officer in the arrest of a violent prisoner. They were taking the prisoner to the police station when Sergeant …

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Stephen Burgess

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Sergeant Burgess was riding his pedal cycle on his way home from the CDC when he was involved in an RTA at the junction of Talbot Road with Greatstone Road, …

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William Grant

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Constable Grant was on duty at Leigh Police Station during a local miners strike. As he was going down the stairs from the court room on the first floor of …

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William Thomas Hughes

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Sergeant Hughes was a police dog trainer. On the 4th April 1973 he was running a dog training exercise when he slipped on a wet, muddy bank and injured his …

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William Walker

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Police Fireman Walker was fighting a fire at the premises of Fernley and Bradley at Higher Hillgate Mill, Thomas Street in Stockport. The ladder he was on collapsed and as …