Detective Sergeant Timothy Bailey

Detective Sergeant Timothy Bailey

San Francisco Police Department, California

End of Watch Thursday, August 3, 1922

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Timothy Bailey

Detective Sergeant Bailey was shot and killed as he and other officers when to a suspect’s home to arrest him for murder. The suspect’s sister-in-law had called police to turn him in. When they arrived the suspect shot and killed Sergeant Bailey and wounded another officer. The suspect then shot and killed his sister-in-law before shooting himself.
Sergeant Bailey was survived by his wife.


  • Age 66
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Committed suicide

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Rest in peace knowing that your service and sacrifice will never be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

August 3, 2020

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