Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 6 years
Badge # 2096
Cause: Gunfire (Accidental)
Incident Date: 9/28/1965
Patrolman Rainey died of wounds received when he was accidentally shot by other officers while he was off duty when he was mistaken for an offender.
Patrolman Rainey was inside a café when a dispute began. He drew his weapon and was shot by two patrolman who responded to a report of a dispute. Patrolman Rainey was taken to Roosevelt Hospital where he died the following day.
Patrolman Rainey was assigned to the Auto Crimes Unit and had been with the agency for six years.