NARPO South Yorkshire Branches welcomes all retired police officers.
We are a part of the National NARPO which represents retired police officers of all ranks and police widows, widowers and partners of former police officers.
We offer a range of services to members including advice on pensions and other issues affecting the welfare of our members.
NARPO is the only Association which looks after the interests of retired police officers and lobbies on their behalf with Government and other organisations.
South Yorkshire has four independent branches - Sheffield, Doncaster, Barnsley & Rotherham - each run by members elected to their posts. The branches have varying levels of activity but all take the welfare of their members very seriously and will be there for members when they need that little bit of help.
Retirement can be the best part of life but we all need a little assistance as we grow older. Who better to turn to than someone who is part of the Police family. It is family we joined many years ago and NARPO is a very important part of that family.
Please see below on this page for details.
Former sergeant Ian Gamble, 75 years, died aon Sunday 18 August 2019 at home having been ill for sometime. Ian retired as Sergeant with SYP serving in the Doncaster area, he played cricket for many years which he loved. Ian's funeral will take place at 12noon Monday 2 September 2019 at Rosehill Crematorium Doncaster. Afterwards at The Doncaster Golf Club, Bessacar. Family flowers only with a donation plate at the Crematorium for Prostate Cancer Research.
Former PC/DC 2161 Roy Shepherd died on 7 July 2019 at his home, after a long illness. Roy worked at Royston and Wombwell, before being posted to CID. He later joined No.3 RCS at the Sheffield Branch office, before subsequent moves to the National Crime Squad, the Serious and Organised Crime Agency and the National Crime Agency. Roy's funeral will take place on 28 August, 2019, at 11.00am, at the Wakefield Crematorium, Standbridge Lane, Kettlethorpe, Wakefield. After the service friends and family are invited to the Sandal Rugby Union Club, also on Standbridge Lane, at 12.30pm.
Former DC Alec Brown, 81 years, has passed away. Alec served in the old B Division in South Yorkshire and before that in West Riding Constabulary. Alec's funeral will be held at 11.30am on Tuesday 3 September 2019 at Barnsley Crematorium, and afterwards at Burntwood Court Hall, Brierley. Family flowers only, and donations to Cancer Research please.