George Brownlie Gates

Died =>23 September 1969

Force => City of Glasgow Police

Rank =>Special Constable

Age =>50

Cause =>Homicide - Beaten

Duty Status =>Off Duty

Killed by three men whom he had recognised as known criminals, and realised were in possession of stolen property. Having alerted the police, he followed the men, who knew him to be a Special Constable. They ambushed him and beat him to death.