This Day in History - September 15th
Patch image: Canadian National Railway Police, CANSergeant Bernard Thessereault
Canadian National Railway Police, CAN
EOW: Friday, September 15, 1961
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Patch image: Toronto Police Service, ONConstable Henry Harry Snedden
Toronto Police Service, ON
EOW: Friday, September 15, 1978
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Patch image: Ministère des Ressources Naturelles et de la Faune, QCGame Warden Patrick Poirier
Ministère des Ressources Nature..., QC
EOW: Tuesday, September 15, 1992
Cause of Death: Unidentified
Patch image: Service de police de la Ville de Montreal, QCConstable Alain Matte
Service de police de la Ville d..., QC
EOW: Friday, September 15, 2000
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident
Patch image: Royal Canadian Mounted Police, CANConstable Jimmy Ng
Royal Canadian Mounted Police, CAN
EOW: Sunday, September 15, 2002
Cause of Death: Automobile accident
Patch image: Niagara Regional Police Service, ONConstable Daniel Rathonyi
Niagara Regional Police Service, ON
EOW: Thursday, September 15, 2005
Cause of Death: Heart attack


The brave officers listed here were killed on this date in history. Their sacrifices will never be forgotten.

Total Line of Duty Deaths: 6
Automobile accident: 1
Gunfire: 2
Heart attack: 1
Motorcycle accident: 1
Unidentified: 1

By Province:
Federal: 2
Ontario: 2
Québec: 2

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