Sergeant William Forth
21st March 1993
34 years old
Northumbria PoliceSgt Forth died after answering a routine call in Gateshead in 1993. Shortly after arriving in Clover Hill, Sunniside, he was beaten and stabbed to death. Sergeant Forth was posthumously awarded the Queen's Commendation for Brave Conduct on March 1st, 1996.
Memorial – Unveiled 24th March 1995 at Sun Hill, Sunniside, Whickham, Nr. Gateshead
Unveiling Photos – 24th March 1995 at Sun Hill, Sunniside, Whickham, Nr. Gateshead