Remembering...

John C. Atkinson

Constable

John C. Atkinson

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.

Postscript

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.


Remembering...

Constable

John C. Atkinson

John C. Atkinson


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.

Postscript

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.