James McHardy

Died =>20 August 1972

Force => Scottish North-Eastern Counties Constabulary

Rank =>Police Constable

Age =>37

Cause =>Road Traffic Collision (RTC)

Duty Status =>On Duty

Killed when the police car he was driving, on the Aberdeen to Stonehaven road, was struck head on by a vehicle travelling in the opposite direction after it went out of control and crossed the carriageway. His colleague, PC Leslie Sinclair, died from his injuries four days later.