Former PC 602 Roy Hirst, 78 years, has died 7 April 2017, after a long struggle with Prostrate Cancer, and Dementia. His funeral took place on 20 April 2017 at 12 40pm. Roy served most of his career at Hammerton Road Police Station.
Former PC Barrie Cooper has died. Barry served in Barnsley and was well know at Niagara where he worked for a number of years. His funeral took place on Wednesday 12 April 2017.
Former Inspector David Bullett has passed away.His funeral took place on 28 March 2017.
Former Sergeant John Broan Hessell, 81 years, has passed away on 27 February 2017. He served most of his career in Rotherham and Attercliffe. His funeral took place on Monday 13 March.
Former PC Kat Millward (nee Kathleen Bingley) 60 years, passed away in the early hours of this morning at Ashgate Hospice following a long battle with cancer. Her funeral took place on Monday 6 March 2017.
Former Chief Superintendent Dan Hurst died at home on the 17 of February 2017 from heart failure. He joined the then Sheffield City Police force on the 29 of December 1952 and was stationed at West Bar in what is now the fire and police museum as Pc 574.
Richard Collier, 66 years of Barncliffe Road, Sheffield passed away suddenly on holiday in Lanzarote on 26 January 2017. There are no details as to his funeral at this time.
Former Inspector John Senior Townend, 71 years, has died. He had been in hospital in Sheffield for several weeks following an operation. John retired from SYP in the late 1990's as an Inspector working Doncaster area. John also worked at Barnsley.