Peter Charles Guthrie QPM

Died =>22 July 1972

Force => Warwickshire & Coventry Constabulary

Rank =>Police Constable

Age =>21

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.