• Arthur Polley

  • Collar Number(s) 22

  • Career History/Biography

    Arthur Polley was born in 1857 in Birch, Essex

    Arthur Polley joined Essex County Constabulary on .

    Before joining, Arthur worked as a Labourer

    Promoted to sergeant on 1st August 1893.

    In the 1891 Census, Arthur Polley is recorded as living in Rickling Green.

    The Essex Newsman reported on Saturday 6th January 1894:

    "THAXTED. Death of a Police-Sergeant.—P.s. Arthur Polley died on the 3rd inst. from consumption. The deceased, who had been ailing since September, was 36 years of age. He had been 18 years in the force, and was very much respected. He leaves a widow and three young children. The funeral will take place at Felsted on Wednesday next, when it is expected all the police in the district will attend."

    Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant

    • Postings

    • 1886: Rickling

Post Career:

  • Arthur left the police on for reason: Death in Service

    Record of Service

    Arthur Polley's record of service has been lost.

    † Arthur Polley died on