Constable Peter Forsyth Print Page
Plaque commemorates Constable Peter Forsyth who was killed in the line of duty.
Constable Forsyth was stabbed in Ultimo by a man he was trying to arrest for drug dealing. Murray Walter Hearne was jailed for 27 years for the murder of Constable Forsyth and the stabbing of Constable Jason Semple. But the sentence, imposed by Supreme Court Justice James Wood, was reduced by a third in 2001 on appeal.
|Address:||William Henry Street , Ultimo, 2007|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.877996|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||27-February-1998|
|Actual Event End Date:||27-February-1998|
As you pass by, remember
William Henry Street will never be the same.
Constable Peter Forsyth
died whilst serving the community
he lived in, doing the job he loved.
15 May, 1969 - 27 February, 1998