Collapsed and died of a heart attack in Park Lane Police Station.
Constable Sutcliffe was on foot patrol duty in Failsworth when he fell into the canal near Walmsley Bridge and drowned.
The Watch Committee minutes record that he had ‘been for several weeks medically attended for heart disease’.
Constable Allen was on duty when he noticed an apparent leak in the radiator of the police prison van. He went to check by opening the radiator cap and was …
Detective Sergeant Hill was a member of the Force Drug Squad, and returning from duty. He was fatally injured in a road traffic accident when his vehicle was in collision …
Constable Palmer was on patrol on a Velocette motor cycle when he was struck by a Ford Zephyr motor car, at the junction of Wilbraham Road and Alexandra Road South, …
Constable Grimshaw was on foot patrol, working a night shift. During a snow storm he was drowned after falling into a canal.
Constable Davey was on duty in Manor Road, Stretford on 11th March 1941 when an air raid was happening. He was hit by flying debris and fatally injured.
Constable Buckley was on night duty foot patrol, when he was struck by a motorcycle.
Constable Roberts was killed during an enemy air raid in Stretford.