Detective Senior Constable Jack Alexander NUGTER

New South Wales Police Force

Stationed:  Physical Evidence Section, Inverell

Motor Vehicle Accident


17 March, 1995


On 17 March, 1995 Detective Nugter was driving a police vehicle south along the Gilgai Road near Inverell when the rear wheel of the vehicle hit a gravel section on the shoulder of the road. The vehicle then collided with a tree, fatally injuring Detective Nugter.


The detective senior constable was born in 1961 and joined the New South Wales Police Force on 26 July, 1982. At the time of his death he was attached to the Physical Evidence Section, Inverell.