John Groves

Died =>7 March 1886

Force => Kendal Borough Police

Rank =>Police Constable

Age =>41

Cause =>Homicide - Beaten

Duty Status =>On Duty

While assisting another officer to apply handcuffs to a man, who was violently resisting arrest for being drunk and disorderly at Stramongate, Kendal, he was kicked in the head, fracturing his skull and died soon after.