David James GUFF
aka ‘ Guffy ‘
NSW Goulburn Police Academy Class # 229
New South Wales Police Force
ProCst # 98810
Regd. # 24260
Rank: Commenced training at Goulburn Academy on 29 June 1987 ( aged 24 years, 8 months, 4 days )
Probationary Constable – appointed 18 September 1987 ( aged 24 years, 11 months, 13 days )
Constable – appointed ? ? ?
Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ?
Final Rank: Senior Constable
Stations: Petersham ( late 1980s ), Gladesville, Ryde, Zetland Police Rescue Squad, Pennant Hills GDs & Rescue Squad
Born: Friday 5 October 1962
Died: Tuesday 17 August 2004
Cause: Illness – Suicide possibly due to departmental ‘ proceedings ‘
Age: 41 years, 10 months, 12 days
Funeral date: 25 August 2004
Buried in Vaughan Catholic Lawn Cemetery,
Grave location: Row 1A, Grave 0084,
Freeman Ave, Macquarie Park, Nth Ryde.
David is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance
It is believed that David was subject of a departmental ‘ proceeding ‘ and that he may have been on long term sick report.
It is understood that he committed suicide by hanging himself inside the family garage.
May he forever Rest In Peace
Grave location ( Row 1A )