Serving with the Thunder Bay Police
Wednesday May 07, 2014
Constable Joseph Prevett suffered a fatal heart attack while participating in a joint training exercise at the Ontario Provincial Police K-9 training centre in Gravenhurst, Ontario. He and his partner, Timber, were navigating a course when he suddenly collapsed. He was transported to a local hospital where he passed away. Constable Prevett had served in law enforcement for 16 years. He began his career with Peel Regional Police in 1998, and then joined Thunder Bay in 2003. He is survived by his wife and family. He was 50 years of age.