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Chief of Police Penwood Holmes Cherrywell | Stanley Police Department, Virginia Stanley Police Department, Virginia

Chief of Police

Penwood Holmes Cherrywell

Stanley Police Department, Virginia

End of Watch: Friday, June 16, 1978

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 50

Tour: 2 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Automobile accident

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Chief Cherrywell died as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident while returning from a law enforcement training graduation in Fairfax County.

He had been involved in the accident that killed Chief Maynard Cubbage the previous year on April 23, 1977.

Chief Cherrywell had served with the Stanley Police Department for 2 years. He was survived by his wife and six children.

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito
June 16, 2015


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