Harry Saul Stables
Died =>21 March 1941
Force => Rochdale Borough Police
Cause =>Homicide - Bomb
Duty Status =>On Duty
Died from injuries sustained on 20 March 1941 when searching a house. A teenager had stolen firearms and ammunition from a local warehouse and hidden them in a box in his cellar. The box was booby trapped, and when the lid was opened it exploded, seriously injuring Inspector Stables and killing another officer who was with him.