Officer Richard S. Booth

Officer Richard S. Booth

Tampa Police Department, Florida

End of Watch Sunday, November 28, 1943

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Richard S. Booth

Officer Booth was killed in a motorcycle accident at Louisiana Avenue and 11th Street while pursuing a vehicle. His bike flipped over when he struck a dip in the pavement.
Officer Booth was survived by his wife, daughter, and two sons.


  • Age 29
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Officer Booth,
On today, the 75th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Tampa. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

November 28, 2018

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