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More tributes paid to policeman

Tributes are continuing to be paid to a police officer who died following a road traffic accident in Southampton. The on duty offficer was riding an unmarked police motorcycle which was involved in a collision with a silver BMW on Thomas Lewis Way yesterday afternoon.

John Apter, the chairman of Hampshire Police Federation, said: "Today is a sad day for the policing family. The loss of a colleague has shocked and saddened us all. Hampshire Police Federation will offer whatever support is required for the officer's family and colleagues during this difficult time.

"Hampshire Police Federation will offer whatever support is required for the officer's family and colleagues during this difficult time."

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