Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 5 years
Badge # Not available
Cause: Automobile crash
Officer Banfield was killed in an automobile accident while attempting to stop a speeding vehicle. He swerved to avoid an oncoming vehicle and struck a tree.
Officer Banfield had served with the agency for 5 years and also served as a part-time officer for the Hooversville Police Department. He was survived by his wife and two children.