Joseph Moss

Died =>13 July 1879

Force => Derby Borough Police

Rank =>Police Constable

Age =>26

Cause =>Homicide - Shot

Duty Status =>On Duty

Having arrested a man and woman for being drunk in charge of a horse and car, they were both taken to the police station. Whilst booking in the prisoners the female became violent, Constable Moss let go of the male to assist. The male took this opportunity to produce a pistol and shot Constable Moss.