The Southern Police Memorial honours Southern Region Police Officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty. A plaque on the memorial unveiled on the 23rd August 2006 commemorates Constable Matthew Connelly the first Police Officer to die in Queensland. Constable Connelly died in 1861 while trying to cross a flooded creek in an attempt to deliver medication to a sick woman.
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|Address:||Hume Street, Toowoomba Police Complex , Toowoomba, 4350|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -27.562778|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||2005|