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Killing of Andrew Harper

British police officer killed in the line of duty

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On 15 August 2019, 28-year-old police constable Andrew Harper was killed near Sulhamstead, Berkshire, England, whilst in the line of duty. Harper and a fellow officer were responding to a report of 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' imprisonment.

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Lissie Harper happy to have cross-party support for Harper's law [Video]

Lissie Harper happy to have cross-party support for Harper's law

The widow of Pc Andrew Harper is pushing for cross-party support over hercampaign for life sentences for those who kill emergency services workers.Lissie Harper met shadow home secretary Nick..

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PC Andrew Harper's widow meets Priti Patel [Video]

PC Andrew Harper's widow meets Priti Patel

The widow of PC Andrew Harper, Lissie Harper, has met with Home Secretary Priti Patel to discuss the introduction of "Andrew's Law", which would see mandatory life sentences given to those convicted of..

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Government ‘really on board’ with Harper’s Law, says Pc’s widow [Video]

Government ‘really on board’ with Harper’s Law, says Pc’s widow

The widow of tragic Pc Andrew Harper said senior Government figures havesignalled their backing for her campaign for Harper’s Law after she met withPriti Patel and Robert Buckland.

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Priti Patel to meet with Pc Andrew Harper’s widow [Video]

Priti Patel to meet with Pc Andrew Harper’s widow

Home Secretary Priti Patel is to meet Lissie Harper, the widow of Pc Andrew Harper, to discuss Mrs Harper’s new law proposal which would see those who kill emergency workers jailed for life. Report..

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Pc Andrew Harper’s killers to have sentences reviewed by Court of Appeal [Video]

Pc Andrew Harper’s killers to have sentences reviewed by Court of Appeal

The prison sentences handed to Pc Andrew Harper’s killers have been referredto the Court of Appeal by the Attorney General for judges to decide whetherthey were too lenient.

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Pc Andrew Harper honoured by colleagues in Newbury memorial [Video]

Pc Andrew Harper honoured by colleagues in Newbury memorial

A memorial service and minute's silence has been held at Newbury policestation, to mark a year since the death of Pc Andrew Harper. The 28-year-oldofficer was dragged to his death after he was caught..

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PC Harper family call for mandatory sentences [Video]

PC Harper family call for mandatory sentences

The family of PC Andrew Harper, who was killed in the line of duty, have called for tougher sentences for those responsible for deaths of police officers. 'Andrews law' would impose a "mandatory"..

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Mother of Pc Andrew Harper calls for 20-year jail terms for police killers [Video]

Mother of Pc Andrew Harper calls for 20-year jail terms for police killers

The mother of Pc Andrew Harper has launched a campaign for a “mandatory”20-year minimum prison term for killers of police officers - calling it“Andrew’s Law”. Debbie Adlam told the PA news..

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Family of killed Pc Andrew Harper welcome jail term review [Video]

Family of killed Pc Andrew Harper welcome jail term review

The family of a police officer dragged to his death as he tried to stop threethieves have welcomed a review of the jail terms handed to his killers. PcAndrew Harper’s mother Debbie Adlam told the PA..

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Police welcome sentencing of PC Harper killers [Video]

Police welcome sentencing of PC Harper killers

Detective Superintendent Stuart Blaik, of the Thames Valley Police Major Crime Unit, has welcomed the sentencing of those responsible for killing PC Andrew Harper last year. 19-year old Henry Long was..

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Pc Harper death highlights constant danger to police, says senior investigator [Video]

Pc Harper death highlights constant danger to police, says senior investigator

The death of Pc Andrew Harper has highlighted the constant risks and dangersthat police officers face while on duty, the case’s senior investigatingofficer has said. Detective Superintendent Stuart..

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