getsurrey.co.uk 25 Sep, 2020 12:00 am

'Great sadness': Surrey Police send condolences after police officer shot dead in Croydon

'Great sadness': Surrey Police send condolences after police officer shot dead in Croydon
Flags will remain at half mast as a sign of respect

A Surrey Police spokesperson said: "It is with great sadness that we learned of the sudden and tragic death of a Metropolitan Police custody officer this morning.A LAS spokesperson said: "We were called at 2.Video Loading Thank you for subscribing Surrey Police flags will remain at half mast after a police officer was shot dead in Croydon.15am on Friday (September 25), the officer was shot by a man who was being detained at Croydon Custody Centre in Windmill Lane.

"We have been in touch to offer our condolences and our flags will remain at half mast as a sign of respect.Officers and paramedics treated him at the scene and he was taken to hospital by London Ambulance Service (LAS).

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