Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 17 years
Badge # 451
Cause: Automobile crash
Incident Date: 2/18/2012
Police Officer Dino Taylor succumbed to injuries sustained in a vehicle crash while responding to backup other officers on February 18th, 2012.
During the emergency response an SUV ran a red light and struck his patrol car, pushing it into a utility pole. Officer Taylor suffered severe injuries that required therapy and spinal fusion surgery. He had undergone the surgery on August 23rd, 2012, but experienced complications. He was transferred to a second hospital on August 28th, 2012, for additional therapy but passed away several hours after arriving.
Officer Taylor had served with the Baltimore Police Department for 17 years. He is survived by his wife and two children.