Alfred (Eddie) Edwardson - 1977

Eddie was in the Police for 26 years, serving as a Constable in the Auckland area and becoming the Auckland District Secretary in 1960.

Eddie was responsible for ‘Operation Shambles’, which dealt with Association Members' complaints about the Police work environment and Police Management. He was also integral in securing a 9.9% pay increase for members in the 1977 pay round.

Aside from working for Police, Eddie enjoyed a successful career as a Royal Marine.

Eddie was awarded life membership in 1977.