Officers who fell on August 24th throughout history. Lest We Forget.    
1861 - Sergeant Samuel Beard, Gloucestershire Constabulary
1873 - Police Constable Israel May, Kent County Constabulary
1902 - Detective Constable John Pickering, Metropolitan Police
1911 - Police Fireman Alfred Clay, Lincoln City Police Fire Brigade
1938 - Inspector George Henry Faulconbridge, Shrewsbury Police Fire Brigade
1940 - Police Constable William Charles Maycock, Dover Borough Police
1940 - Police Constable Frederick Charles Ticehurst, Ramsgate Borough Police
1972 - Police Constable Leslie Sinclair, Scottish North-Eastern Counties Constabulary
2006 - Police Constable Richard Charles Gostage, North Wales Police


The Trust are committed to researching the history of police officers who have died on duty. We are always working to identify fallen officers who meet our criteria who have been previously lost to the ages.

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The Trust are responsible for maintaining the complete Roll Of Honour, remembering those officers who died whilst on duty. The roll is maintained for the benefit of the public.

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The Trust are committed to assisting in the restoration of memorials or gravestones dedicated to officers who died whilst on duty. The trust will also endeavour to erect new monuments where there is a recognised need.

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