Police said the bodies were at the foot of Vauban Fort on the French Channel island of Chausey, and suspected they had slipped while having sex.
The two officers were accused of failing to help two boys who fled from them into a power substation near Paris in 2005, sparking weeks of riots.
The French president urged a meeting of foreign, interior ministers after drownings of about 700 EU-bound migrants off Libya this weekend.
A cross-country skier was the 28th person killed by avalanches in the French Alps this winter, while four Italians died on slopes in Switzerland.
Days of heavy rainfall followed by violent storms have caused flash flooding, with the southern Var département (county) hit worst.
A 33 year-old Australian died after jumping from a 2,600-metre peak, while a 52 year-old Frenchman is thought to have hit a rockface.
A total of 304 people were killed in accidents on France's roads last month compared with 344 in the same period in 2013.
A French charity reports that at least 453 homeless died around France in 2013, calling for a public remembrance ceremony on March 18th.
The 21,341 recorded bird deaths were mostly Atlantic puffins, guillemots and razor-billed auks which starved after winds blew them off course.
At least 24 people have died in avalanches in France and Switzerland since Christmas; a similar number have escaped, many with serious injuries.
Several unused IV nutrient bags from the same batch given to the newborns who died were found to have traces of bacteria, says hospital.
The young couple were shot at close range as they sat at a café terrace in a southern district of the capital, the gunman escaping.
President visits Central African Republic following killing of two soldiers in firefight near main airport during French troops' bid to restore calm.
French foreign minister Laurent Fabius urges Egyptian military and police to show 'maximum restraint' in face of protests by Muslim Brotherhood.