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Police Officer Roger Ray Hildreth | Des Moines Police Department, Iowa Des Moines Police Department, Iowa

Police Officer

Roger Ray Hildreth

Des Moines Police Department, Iowa

End of Watch: Thursday, February 21, 2008

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 48

Tour: 18 years

Badge # 408

Military veteran

Cause: Heart attack

Weapon: Not available

Offender: Not available

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Police Officer Roger Hildreth suffered a fatal heart attack while running on a treadmill in the department's gym.

He had just completed responses to a burglary in progress call and a call involving two dogs loose in a neighborhood before collapsing.

Officer Hildreth was a U.S. Navy veteran and had served with the Des Moines Police Department for 18 years. He is survived by his wife and two children.

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Officer Hildreth,
On today, the 7th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice-not just for your a Community but for our Country as well when you served in the USN. And to your family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

Fair Winds And Following Seas

United States Border Patrol
February 21, 2015


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