Officers who fell on May 22nd throughout history. Lest We Forget.    
1879 - Police Constable George Ball, Metropolitan Police
1892 - Police Constable Joseph Daniels, Metropolitan Police
1922 - Head Constable Joseph Ballantyne, Royal Irish Constabulary
1951 - Sergeant William Gibson, Dumfries & Galloway Constabulary
1965 - Police Constable Richard H. Smerdon, Bootle Borough Police
1968 - Police Constable Ashley Graham Williams, Sussex Constabulary
1976 - Constable John William A. McCambridge, Royal Ulster Constabulary GC
1978 - Police Constable David Barrie, Strathclyde Police
1986 - Constable William Laurence Smyth, Royal Ulster Constabulary GC
1986 - Constable David Leslie McBride, Royal Ulster Constabulary GC
1989 - Police Constable Nigel John Heap, Greater Manchester 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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