PC Andrew Harper's widow wins justice for police and 999 ...

PC Andrew Harper's widow wins justice for police and 999 workers killed in line of duty THE widow of PC Andrew Harper has won her fight for all killers of police and other 999 staff to be given ...

PC Andrew Harper Murder Trial: Court Hears How Officer ...

PC Andrew Harper joined Thames Valley Police in 2010 as a special constable, before becoming a full-time regular officer in 2011. PC Harper was part of the Proactive Roads Policing Team based at Abingdon and had joined that team three weeks before his death. He had been a roads policing officer for three years.

PC Andrew Harper was dragged more than a mile along ...

PC Andrew Harper was dragged for more than a mile of winding country road, his uniform gradually stripped from his body, after his ankles got caught in a tow rope attached to a car in Berkshire.

PC Andrew Harper's wife pays touching tribute at his funeral

The widow of PC Andrew Harper paid a touching tribute to her "unfailingly kind and gentle giant" husband at his funeral on Monday. The 28-year-old Thames Valley Police officer was killed on 15 August while responding to reports of a burglary near a village in Berkshire just four weeks after marrying his "true childhood sweetheart".. Lissie Harper paid tribute to …

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PC Andrew Harper was "swung from side to side like a pendulum" after his ankles obtained caught in a strap trailing behind a automobile pushed by 19-year-old Henry Long in Berkshire in August 2019. The Old Bailey heard his uniform was "ripped and stripped from his body".

PC Andrew Harper's widow says 'I miss you more and more ...

PC Andrew Harper, 28, from Thames Valley Police, was killed on 15 August near the village of Sulhamstead in Berkshire. The newlywed died from multiple injuries after being dragged under a van.

Killing of Andrew Harper - Wikipedia

On 15 August 2019, 28-year-old police constable Andrew Harper was killed near Sulhamstead, Berkshire, England in the line of duty.Harper and a fellow officer were responding to a report of a burglary, after which Harper was dragged behind a car causing his death.In July 2020, three teenage males were convicted of manslaughter and received sentences of 16 and 13 years' …

Crowdfunding to help the family of PC Andrew Harper on ...

Thames Valley Police Federation are raising money for the family of PC Andrew Harper, the Police Officer who tragically gave his life on duty protecting the public on 15 August. Police officers all over Thames Valley and the rest of the UK go to work each and every day to do their duty. We are courageous, caring and compassionate.

PC Andrew Harper: Police boss welcomes Harper's Law ...

PC Andrew Harper: Police boss welcomes Harper's Law milestone. By Brad Young @Bradley_JYoung Digital Journalist. Lissie Harper and PCC Matthew Barber, and right, the late PC Andrew Harper. Thames ...

PC Andrew Harper's widow wins bid to change law over ...

Offenders who kill an emergency services worker while committing crime will be given mandatory life jail sentences, the Government has announced. The law change marks the end of a two-year campaign by Lissie Harper after her husband, police officer Andrew Harper was killed in the line of duty while answering a late-night burglary call. The so-called Harper's …

Police officer tells court how 'bloody mess' in road was ...

A police officer has described the moment he realised a "bloody mess" in the road was a person – his colleague Pc Andrew Harper. Pc Christopher Bushnell gave chase after coming across a Seat ...

Murdered police officer was 'dragged by a vehicle' as he ...

PC Andrew Harper, from the Roads Policing Proactive Unit based at Abingdon police station, was killed as he responded to a "serious incident" near the A4 Bath Road at the village of Sulhamstead at ...

Pc Harper killed 'in line of duty' as he tried to stop ...

Three teenagers are on trial for murder after Andrew Harper died in 'truly shocking circumstances' when he was dragged behind a car.

Police Professional | PC Andrew Harper's widow ...

Lissie Harper, the widow of PC Andrew Harper, speaking after the Court of Appeal ruled that the sentences for manslaughter given to PC Harper's killers will not be changed. Henry Long, 19, was sentenced in July to 16 years and 18-year-olds Jessie Cole and Albert Bowers were handed 13 years in custody over the manslaughter of the Thames Valley ...

Andrew Harper: Newlywed police officer, 28, killed on duty ...

First pictures emerged of PC Harper, who was 'well known across force' This is the police officer who was killed while attending a suspected burglary in Berkshire. PC Andrew Harper, 28, died while performing his duties during the incident on Thursday night near Sulhamstead in Berkshire.

Pc Harper killed 'in line of duty' as he tried to stop ...

Pc Harper, known as Harps, and his colleague Pc Andrew Shaw, were in the area in an unmarked police BMW when they responded to the 999 call, more than four hours after their shift was due to end. Mr Laidlaw said: "Despite it being well beyond the end of their shift, because they were close and thought they could help, they responded to the call.

Teenagers convicted of killing PC Andrew Harper but ...

Newlywed Pc Andrew Harper, 28, became entangled in a tow rope attached to their Seat Toledo as he tried to apprehend them. Long drove off at "breakneck" speed, dragging the Thames Valley Police officer for more than a mile along country lanes before he was dislodged, having suffered horrific injuries.

PC Andrew Harper 'mistaken for dead deer by witness' as ...

The tragic cop had been lassoed around the legs and dragged along the lane in horrific scenes on August 15 2019, jurors heard. Known to his colleagues as "Harps" PC Harper was due to finish his...

Hampshire Police Federation welcome Harper's Law | Daily Echo

The law change marks the end of a two-year campaign by Lissie Harper after her husband, police officer Andrew Harper, was killed in the line of duty while answering a …

PC Andrew Harper's killers jailed for 42 years over brutal ...

PC Andrew Harper's police uniform 'quite literally ripped and stripped from his body' Despite attempts to save him, he died at the scene. The getaway vehicle was later tracked to the nearby Four ...

Killing of PC Andrew Harper 'completely senseless', court ...

Andrew Harper, 28, a police constable with Thames Valley Police, died on 15 August last year of "catastrophic, unsurvivable injuries" after his feet became lassoed in a rope attached to a car ...

Widow of PC Andrew Harper wins fight for tougher sentencing

Home Secretary Priti Patel, said: "PC Andrew Harper's killing was shocking. "As well as a committed police officer, he was a husband and a son. "It is with thanks to the dedication of Lissie, and his family, that I am proud to be able to honour Andrew's life by introducing Harper's Law.

PC Andrew Harper dragged along country road for more than ...

PC Andrew Harper, 28, had his police uniform "ripped and stripped" from his body as he was pulled along a country lane for 90 seconds at speeds in excess of 40 miles per hour, leaving him ...

My policewoman daughter was murdered for doing her job - I ...

PC Andrew Harper, 28, Thames Valley Police. Dragged by a vehicle while investigating a burglary. Died August 15, 2019. PC Gareth Browning, 36, Thames Valley Police. Wounded deploying a stinger in ...

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PC Andrew Harper's killing was appalling, but changing the law won't protect key workers Indigenous consumers still being targeted Japan raises view on consumption, downgrades exports in Nov ...

Pc Andrew Harper trial: Brave officer killed in 'truly ...

A brave young police officer was killed "in the line of duty" in "truly shocking circumstances" as he attempted to stop three teenagers from stealing a quad bike, a trial has heard. Pc Andrew Harper was responding to a reported theft four hours past the end of his shift when his ankles got caught in a tow rope attached to the suspects' getaway car.

Police officers protect us all, but we fail to protect ...

The suspect in Sgt Ratana's case, the teenagers who killed PC Andrew Harper last March by dragging him behind a car, or the protestors of various stripes who have injured hundreds of officers in ...

Pc Andrew Harper killed in 'truly shocking circumstances ...

Police and flowers left at the scene where Thames Valley Police officer Pc Andrew Harper, 28, died. (Dominic Lipinski/PA) He was still on duty with crew mate Pc Andrew Shaw at 11.17pm, and they were driving in an unmarked …

Government approves law change after death of PC Harper ...

THE Government has announced offenders who kill an emergency services worker while committing crime will be given mandatory life sentences. The law change follows tireless campaigning by Lissie Harper, the widow of PC Andrew Harper. PC Harper was killed in the line of duty while answering a late-night burglary call.

Officer involved in PC Andrew Harper case sacked for ...

An on-duty police officer - who was involved in the PC Andrew Harper case - has been sacked for scanning a £9.95 box of Krispy Kreme donuts as a 7p carrot.

PC Andrew Harper: Criminals Killing Contingency Workers ...

PC Harper was caught in a rope that Henry Long and his two passengers, Jessie Cole and Albert Bowers, had used to tow the bike and towed to death as they tried to drive away from police. Long, 19, was jailed for 16 years and his 18-year-old passengers were each jailed for 13 years in July due to the death of the young traffic officer.

PC Andrew Harper 'mistaken for dead deer by witness' as ...

PC ANDREW Harper was mistaken for a "dead deer" by a witness as burglars allegedly dragged him to death behind a car. The cop, 28, became entangled on a loading strap when trying to stop a ...

Who is Andrew Harper? Wiki, Biography, Age, Wife, Death ...

PC Andrew Harper was dragged for more than a mile along a road resulting in his death in "truly shocking circumstances", a court has heard. Brian Altman QC, prosecuting, told the Old Bailey that the alleged murder of the 28-year-old constable was "a …

Pc Andrew Harper killed in 'truly shocking circumstances ...

Police and flowers left at the scene where Pc Andrew Harper died. Credit: PA Mr Harper, left wearing only his socks and boots, suffered injuries that …

PC Andrew Harper's police uniform 'quite literally ripped ...

PC Andrew Harper's police uniform 'quite literally ripped and stripped from his body' The second day of the Old Bailey trial heard PC Andrew …

PC Andrew Harper: A death that sparked an outpouring of ...

Colleagues only realised it was one of their own who had been killed due to his police uniform, prosecutor Jonathan Laidlaw QC said. The strap PC Harper got caught in was attached to a Seat Toledo...

PC Andrew Harper's killing was appalling, but changing the ...

Harper's law is named after PC Andrew Harper, killed in pursuit of three quad bike thieves in 2019. It introduces mandatory life sentences for …