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Riot-death officer remembered 100 years on with service and a new beer named after him

On June 17, 1919, one of policing's 'forgotten' tragedies unfolded in war-weary Britain.

Fatal blow: The death of Sgt Thomas Green is recorded

Fatal blow: The death of Sgt Thomas Green is recorded

Date - 17th June 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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A memorial service is being held today exactly a century on from one of the UK’s “forgotten” police tragedies. Policing is marking the killing of a station sergeant caught up in a riot which was a hangover from the Great War. Sgt...
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