Tragic death of Paul McKeever, Chairman of the Police Federation
- Published on Friday, 18 January 2013 14:44
- Posted by Scott Buckler
The Police Federation of England and Wales has announced the sudden death of its chair, Paul McKeever.McKeever, 57, who was due to retire on 31 January, died on Thursday night after being admitted to hospital a few days ago with a suspected embolism, the federation said
Steve Williams, Chair Elect of The Police Federation of England & Wales has said
"I am terribly saddened to announce that Paul McKeever, Chairman of the Police Federation of England and Wales, died last night. He was admitted to hospital a few days ago and sadly collapsed with a suspected embolism.
We await further details, however my deepest sympathy and that of the entire Police Federation, is with his wife and family at this time. He was a truly outstanding Chairman, and most importantly a truly outstanding police officer and man. A true gentleman, his leadership and reputation will be remembered highly by all those who knew him."