Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 6 years
Badge # 206
Cause: Automobile accident
Officer Craig Rath was killed when his vehicle was struck by a vehicle at an intersection. Officer Rath was leaving a public park after conducting surveillance in an unmarked vehicle when he failed to stop at a stop sign. When he entered the intersection he was broadsided by another vehicle, ejecting him from his vehicle and causing it to flip. Two officers who were following him rolled the vehicle off of him, but he was killed on impact.
Officer Rath had served with the agency for six years and had served as a United States Army Military Policeman with the 555th MP Company at Fort Lee, Virginia and Quantimo Bay, Cuba. He is survived by his wife, also an employee of the agency.