Angus MacLeod Mackenzie QPM

Died =>30 December 1969

Force => City of Glasgow Police

Rank =>Acting Detective Constable

Age =>31

Cause =>Homicide - Shot

Duty Status =>On Duty

On 30th December 1969. Constable Mackenzie with other members of the force, entered a house and questioned three men about the contents of two suitcases found there. The party separated to search the house and one of them was shot by a gunman with a pistol. Constable Mackenzie and Constable Barnett heard the shot and ran to the scene. In trying to disarm the gunman, Constable Mackenzie .and Constable Barnettt were both shot in the head at close range. Constable Mackenzie was shot in the head a second time by the gunman, and was found to be dead on arrival at hospital.Posthumously awarded the Queen’s Police Medal for Gallantry.