Login | About Us | Contact Us | Search Connect With ODMP Facebook Twitter
ODMP Remembers...

Officer Phillip Carl Yourman | Hollywood Police Department, Florida Hollywood Police Department, Florida

Officer

Phillip Carl Yourman

Hollywood Police Department, Florida

End of Watch: Thursday, August 30, 1973

Bio & Incident Details

Age: Not available

Tour: 3 years

Badge # 0030

Cause: Vehicle pursuit

Weapon: Automobile

Offender: Never apprehended

· Leave a Reflection
· Add to My Heroes
· Update this memorial

Share this memorial:
Email to a Friend

Officer Yourman and Officer Byron Riley were killed in an automobile accident while pursuing a purse snatcher. The two officers were in an unmarked unit when they observed the crime. As they chased the suspect vehicle into a residential area the patrol car went out of control and struck a palm tree, killing both officers. The suspect they were chasing was never apprehended.
Officer Yourman had been with the agency for three years.

Leave a Reflection · Update Memorial

Related Line of Duty Deaths

Officer Byron William Riley
Hollywood Police Department, Florida
End of Watch: Thursday, August 30, 1973
Cause: Vehicle pursuit

View all 12 Reflections

Most Recent Reflection

Officer Yourman,
On today, the 34th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you to you and your partner for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Hollywood. And to your family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.i.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol
August 30, 2013

 

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now:

(will show below Reflection)
(will show below Reflection)
(e-mail remains private)
Remember my rank, agency and email address
I have read and agree to the Reflections Terms of Use
(revised 5/31/2012)
 
All 2016 Deaths