Peter Nesbitt

Died =>10 March 1987

Force => Royal Ulster Constabulary

Rank =>Reserve Constable

Age =>32

Cause =>Homicide - Bomb

Duty Status =>On Duty

Constable Nesbitt was responding to reports of a robbery at sweet shop that later transpired to be a hoax with the sole purpose of luring RUC officers into the path of a bomb planted near to the alleged scene at on the corner of Woodvale and Crumlin Road.

 

Constable Nesbitt’s funeral was later attacked by a terrorists who detonated a bomb injuring four RUC officers.


Roll of Honour Citation

Fatally injured by the explosion of a terrorist bomb near a crime scene.