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Officer Benjamin G. Root | San Francisco Police Department, California San Francisco Police Department, California

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Benjamin G. Root

San Francisco Police Department, California

End of Watch: Thursday, April 1, 1926

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 28

Tour: Not available

Badge # 1072

Cause: Vehicle pursuit

Weapon: Automobile

Offender: Not available

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Officer Benjamin Root was killed when his motorcycle crashed while he was pursuing a speeding vehicle.

Officer Root was survived by his wife and three children.

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Rest in Peace, Officer Root. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

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January 22, 2012

 

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