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Benjamin Emmett HOWARD


Benjamin Emmett HOWARD


Late of Foster, NSW


NSW Goulburn Police Academy – Class #  267 


New South Wales Police Force


Regd. #  31281


Service:  From 18 August 1996   to   4 February 2021 =  24 years, 5 months, 17 days Service 


Rank:  Commenced Training at Goulburn Police Academy on Monday 19 August 1996 ( aged 19 years, 3 months, 10 days )

Probationary Constable- appointed Friday 14 February 1997 ( aged 19 years, 9 months, 6 days )

Constable – appointed ? ? ?

Constable 1st Class – appointed ? ? ? 

Detective – appointed ? ? ?

Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ? 

Leading Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ?

Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed ? ? ? 

Sergeant 2nd Class – appointed ? ? ?

Sergeant 1st Class – appointed ? ? ? 


Final Rank?


Stations?, Picton, ?, New England, Tenterfield – Retirement – 4 February 2021


Retirement / Leaving age: = 43 years, 8 months, 27 days

Time in Retirement from Police: 0 years, 10 months, 5 days


Awards:  No Find on Australian Honours system


 Born:  Sunday 8 May 1977

Died on:  Thursday 9 December 2021 

Age:  44 years, 7 months, 1 day


Cause: Depression – Suicide ( Method ? )

Event location:   ?

Event date:  Thursday 9 December 2021


Funeral date:  Tuesday 21 December 2021 @ 2pm

Funeral location:  St Nicholas’ Anglican Church, Bent & Lake Sts, Tuncurry, NSW

” There will be NO formal Police involvement at the funeral service, however the family do invite all friends and former colleagues to attend.

The family request that NO persons attend in Police Uniform “ 

( click here to see Cornona19 Virus Pandemic rules – this will be a limited numbers Funeral )

any Future Wake location??? TBA 

any Future Wake date??? TBA

( Due to current Govt. restrictions on ‘Gatherings’ due to Corona19 Virus Pandemic, some families may wish to have a Memorial Service / Wake with friends and family at a later date )

Funeral Parlour: Allan Pearse Funerals, 118 Manning St, Tuncurry, NSW  02 6554 5433

Buried at: ?


Memorial / Plaque / Monument located at: ?

Dedication date of Memorial / Plaque / Monument: Nil – at this time ( December 2021 )


Benjamin Emmett HOWARD, Ben HOWARD

BEN is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance  *NEED MORE INFO





May they forever Rest In Peace 

Australian Police YouTube Channel 

Cindy Howard
a day ago
Missing you so much Baby. My Heart is Broken Fly High. I hope you are at peace now. Always in my thoughts and heart. Things will never be same without you baby.   Your Loving Wife Cindy
Cindy Howard
a day ago
Missing you so much Baby my heart is Broken ???? Fly High baby. I hope you are at peace now always in my thoughts and heart. You’re loving wife Cindy .


Nothing further, than what is recorded above, is known about this person at the time of publication and further information and photos would be appreciated.


16 December 2021




One thought on “Benjamin Emmett HOWARD

  • Barry parrish

    To Ben and his family passing on my condolences worked with young Ben when he was a probationer, always had a big smile and always had a laugh. Sorry to not being able to attend, may he be at peace.

    Barry Parrish


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