Henry Solomon was murdered in cold blood in his own police station by a mentally deranged felon on March 13, 1844
Brighton Jewish Cemetery
Inscription: Henry SOLOMON 15 years Chief Officer of Police who was brutally murdered while in the public discharge of the duties of his office on the 14th day of March 184 in the town of Brighton. In testimony of his service honoured his memory by a public funeral and by the munificent gift of five hundred pounds in aid of the subscription raised for his widow and children.
From the Hebrew inscription: Zvi ben Shlomo ....