Peter Charles Guthrie QPM
Died =>22 July 1972
Force => Warwickshire & Coventry Constabulary
Rank =>Police Constable
Cause =>Homicide - Shot
Duty Status =>On Duty
Attending an alarm call at a gunshop in Coventry he was shot dead by the male who had intentionally broken in and laid in wait for police. Both he and his colleague were shot by the male who had armed himself with a shotgun from inside the store.
Posthumously awarded the Queen’s Police Medal for Gallantry.