Serving with the Windsor Police
Friday May 05, 2006
Age: 37 / 2 Children
Constable Atkinson was working in plain clothes when he came across two suspicious men. He approached the individuals and identified himself as police. A firearm was produced and the officer was shot.
Although struck fatally by a bullet, Constable Atkinson was able to return fire. Two suspects were apprehended in the area and arraigned the following day on first degree murder charges.