James Brian Porter

Died =>4 March 1982

Force => Durham Constabulary

Rank =>Detective Constable

Age =>31

Cause =>Homicide - Shot

Duty Status =>On Duty

Shot and fatally wounded while chasing two armed men after shots had already been fired during a robbery at a factory pay office at Woodhouses, near Bishop Auckland. Posthumously awarded the Queen’s Commendation for Brave Conduct.