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Exemplary courage of PCs hit by car while tackling violent thugs

PC Fitzsimmons had moments to act but despite his injuries he was able to pull his colleague out of the way of a stolen 4x4 which had run them both over and was going to hit her again.

The officers cannot be pictured at the present time

The officers cannot be pictured at the present time

Date - 20th November 2017
By - Ian Weinfass - Police Oracle
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Two officers who were knocked over by a car as they took on a gang of violent criminals have won a Scottish Police Federation Bravery Award. PC Robert Fitzsimmons saved his colleague PC Deborah Lawson’s life in the incident in October last...
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