John C. Atkinson

Windsor Police

May 5th, 2006

Age: 37 / 14 years service


John C. Atkinson was Married with 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.