Police Roll of Honour - Lest We Forget

Remembering British Police Officers who Lost their Lives in the Line of Duty

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National Police Officers Roll of Honour and Remembrance

In Memory of British Police Officers who Lost their Lives in the Line of Duty

Northern Constabulary


and the former constituent forces of

 Inverness-shire Constabulary, Inverness Burgh Police.


Inverness-shire Constabulary

PC Thomas King

Died 20 December 1898, aged 46

Shot and fatally wounded executing an arrest warrant on a poacher.

PC John Henderson Brown

Died 30 July 1938, aged 21

Fatally injured when struck by a vehicle at the scene of an accident.

Inverness Burgh Police

PC William Forbes

Died 24 February 1876, aged 36 

While on patrol at night he fell into the River Ness and drowned.

SC Andrew Perrie

Died 15 April 1944, aged 47

Collapsed and died when, off duty, he assisted officers making arrests.

D/Sgt David John Evan Lumsden

Died 3 November 1968, aged 37

PC Iain Peter Ritchie

Died 3 November 1968, aged 21

Drowned when trapped during an underwater search in a canal lock.


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