The AFP Former Members Association was very saddened to hear of the passing of one of our foundation members on 29 October 2019. Russell Joseph Perkins was a retired Senior Constable and passed away aged 68 years. Mr Perkins joined the Australian Capital Territory Police on 3 June 1974 and became a member of the AFP on Foundation Day in October 1979. He spent his career in the ACT in various areas including stations: City, Belconnen, Woden, Process Section, Water Police & Operations, GDs & CIB. Mr Perkins retired from the AFP on 19 July 1983.

Our deepest condolences to Wife – Robyn, their two adult daughters and four grandchildren. May Russell forever Rest In Peace.

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