Officer Killed in UK Parliament Attack Identified

Officer Keith Palmer; Photo: Metropolitan Police

Officer Keith Palmer; Photo: Metropolitan Police

The terror attack that gripped the world's attention yesterday and ultimately took the lives of four individuals (plus the attacker), included the loss of police officer Keith Palmer, 48.

Officer Palmer was fatally stabbed by the assailant while he was on-duty. Palmer was a member of the parliamentary and diplomatic protection command.

Officer Palmer had been with the force for 15 years and was a husband and father.

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