James Kemp

Died =>29 December 1868

Force => Northampton Borough Police

Rank =>Detective Officer

Age =>31

Cause =>Homicide - Shot

Duty Status =>Off Duty

While on his way home after duty late at night on 26 December, he was asked to help deal with a man armed with a shotgun at a disturbance in Campbell Square, Northampton. Despite the man threatening to shoot him he approached and was shot in the neck and shoulder and died three days later.