Notice: Undefined index: right_officer_list in /services/webpages/o/p/opmf.ca/public/memorial/display_officer_code.php on line 166

Notice: Undefined index: left_highlighted_list in /services/webpages/o/p/opmf.ca/public/memorial/display_officer.php on line 35

Constable

Maurice R. J. Chatterson

OPP ~ Forest Detachment

May 2nd, 1975

Age: 25 / 4 years service

 

Maurice R. J. Chatterson was married with 1 child.

 


Circumstances

Constables Chatterson and MacDonald were traveling northbound on Highway 21 at approximately 2145 hrs. May 2, 1975 when they collided head on with a truck traveling southbound. Both officers died at the scene. Maurice was from the Forest Detachment.


The driver of the truck was convicted of dangerous driving, fined $1,200 and received a three month license suspension.