Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 18 years
Badge # 284
Incident Date: 12/19/1984
Weapon: Gun; Unknown type
Suspect: Sentenced to life
Trooper James Biggs was shot and killed during a traffic stop in Alleghany County.
The killer was convicted of Trooper Biggs' death and sentenced to life in prison.
Trooper Biggs had served with the Virginia State Police for 18 years. In May 2004, the Virginia legislature voted to have two bridges on I-64 named in memory of Trooper Biggs.