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Constable

John C. Atkinson

Windsor Police

May 5th, 2006

Age: 37 / 14 years service

 

John C. Atkinson was Married with 2 Children.

 


Circumstances

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.