Twelve members of the Cambridge Borough Police Force are known to have been buried in Mill Road Cemetery. in many cases, their membership of the Force is stated in the grave inscription; in other cases it can be deduced from other sources of information.

In 1895, the Force comprised 54 men. The Chief Constable was Charles Edward Holland, Esquire, and under him were one chief inspector, two inspectors, one sergeant & chief clerk, five detective sergeants (Nos 1-5), one detective police constable, and 43 police constables (Nos 6-48).

 

  • Edward Baker
    police constable; by 1901 a police sergeant and by 1911 had risen to the rank of ‘inspector of police’
  • Richard Constantine Barker; Sophia Barker
    Inscription : RICHARD CONSTANTINE BARKER d Feb 20th 1891 aged 67 SOPHIA BARKER the beloved wife of RICHARD CONSTANTINE BARKER d Feb 21st 1915 in her 90th year
  • William Bond
    a member of the Cambridgeshire Borough Police Force for over 28 years
  • Albert Brand
    police officer on the Cambridge Borough Police Force from at least 1887 until probably the late 1900s.
  • Annie Carnegie Brown
    one of the first policewomen.
  • Charles Cooper Carter
    Charles Cooper Carter (c.1835‒1916) was a member of the Cambridge Borough Police Force from 1859 to 1895.
  • Sophia Caunt; William Caunt; Sarah Frost
    Inscription : In Loving Memory of My dear husband WILLIAM CAUNT d Dec 11 1914 age 71 also SOPHIA CAUNT wife of the above d Jan 24 1927 age 81 also of SARA FROST sister of the above d Nov 14 1927 age 84
  • Charles Chiddenton; Martina Chiddenton
    Inscription : In Loving Memory of my dear husband CHARLES CHIDDENTON d 4 Jan 1895 age 63 also MARTINA CHIDDENTON his wife d 24 Apr 1924 age 85
  • George Francis Clark
    Detective Police Constable in the Cambridgeshire Borough Police Force for 34 years
  • Louisa Emily Clarke; Walter George Clarke
    Inscription : Treasured and LMO / a beloved wife and mother LOUISA EMILY CLARKE / entered into rest April 23rd 1938 aged 63 “Brave, unselfish, loving” and WILLIAM GEORGE CLARKE d February 1st 1964 aged 94
  • William John Collins
    Inscription : In Loving Memory of WILLIAM JOHN COLLINS d October 2nd 1941 aged 64
  • Moses Free
    Constable in the Cambridge Borough police force
  • Charles Gault; Louisa Gault; Sarah Gault; Alice Smith; David Smith
    Inscription : In Memory of SARAH GAULT d Nov 26 1894 aged 64 also of CHARLES GAULT husband of the above d Sep 29 1909 aged 77 also of LOUISA GAULT d March 29 1905 aged 47 also of DAVID SMITH d Oct 8 1881 aged 86 also of his wife ALICE SMITH d Feb ...
  • Edward Kirbyshire
    Edward Kirbyshire joined the 9th Light Infantry, fighting with them in the Crimean War. He joined the Borough Police Force in October 1856.
  • William Kirk
    Inscription : In Loving Memory of WILLIAM KIRK d May 1st 1922 aged 32 This stone is placed by his devoted wife
  • Augustus John Maltby; Charlotte Susannah Maltby; Elizabeth Eleanor Maltby; William Maltby
    Inscription : CHARLOTTE S MALTBY daughter of WILLIAM & ELIZ ELEANOR MALTBY b October d March 9 1876 also the above named ELIZ ELEANOR MALTBY b Jan 12th 1822 d Nov 10 1883 a loving wife and mother and a faithful friend also AUGUSTUS JOHN MALTBY b Dec 19 ...
  • Lazarus Potter Marsh
    Police constable in the Cambridge Borough Police Force
  • George Pammenter
    detective police sergeant in the Cambridge Borough Police Force
  • Henry Phillips
    Henry Phillips was a member of the Cambridge Borough Police Force for more than 30 years, probably from around 1850 to 1880 Little is known of the husband and wife whose deaths within three months of one other in 1894 are recorded here other than what is conveyed by the inscriptions. Henry and Sarah must both ...
  • Alice Mary Rayner; Frederick Rayner; Frederick Rayner; Mary Ann Rayner
    Inscription : In Loving Memory of FREDERICK RAYNER d Jan 18 1927 aged 79 also MARY ANN his wife d Feb 19 192- aged 86 also of ALICE MARY their daughter d Aug 31st 1932 aged 62 and of FREDERICK their son d June 18 1927 aged 55
  • Mark Sheldrick
    member of Cambridge Borough Police Force
  • Robert James Thompson
    constable in the Cambridge Borough Police Force
  • Caroline Tucker; Edith Tucker; Joseph Tucker
    Inscription : side 1 In Loving Memory of JOSEPH TUCKER b Jan 23 1849 d Nov 5 190 side 2 also of CAROLINE his wife b Feb 18 1850 d Aug 30 1937 side 3 EDITH TUCKER d December 4th 1953 aged 78
  • Charles Wright
    served in the Cambridge police force for 26 years, from 1876 to his retirement in the rank of sergeant in 1902