Sgt. Matt Ratana Death – Dead | Obituary – Passed Away
Matt Ratana Death – Dead: A great loss was made known to InsideEko. As friends and families of the deceased are mourning the passing of their loved and cherished Matt Ratana.
Having heard about this great loss, the family of this individual is passing through pains, mourning the unexpected passing of their beloved.
This departure was confirmed through social media posts made by Twitter users who pour out tributes, and condolences to the family of the deceased.
Please pray for Sgt Matt Ratana and his family. Also please pray for the police all over the country working hard to keep us safe on the streets and in our houses, especially now with Covid-19, putting their lives and possibly theirs families lives at risk too, while also having to deal with situations and crimes we may not even be capable of imaging.
Join us in praying for Sgt Matiu Ratana, known as Matt and described by friends as a “kind-spirited, thoughtful and generous” man, died of his injuries in hospital after the shooting at the custody centre.
The thoughts & prayers of everyone at Wig are with the friends & family of Sgt Matt Ratana at this time.
We would also like to take the opportunity to thank all our brave Police Officers who risk their health & their lives daily, so the rest of us may live safe & peaceful lives
Our thoughts are with Sgt Matt Ratana family, colleagues and friends..
He was 54 years old and joined the Metropolitan Police in 1991. Originally from New Zealand, he leaves a partner and an adult son from a previous relationship
From Metropolitan Police Federation
Sgt Matt Ratana was a well known police officer in Selhurst. He was killed serving our community. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and all who serve to keep us safe, may he rest in peace
We are still working on getting more details about the death, as a family statement on the death is yet to be released.