Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 16 years
Badge # 571
Cause: Heart attack
Officer Tom Clark suffered a fatal heart attack shortly after completing a physical agility test while trying out for the department's canine unit. He returned home following the test, informed his wife he did not feel well, and laid down.
A short time later his wife checked on him and was unable to wake him. Efforts to revive him were unsuccessful and he was pronounced dead that evening at Rochester General Hospital.
Officer Clark had served in law enforcement for 16 years. He is survived by his wife and two daughters.