Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 21 years
Badge # Not available
Cause: Heart attack
Incident Date: 2/6/1982
Suspect: Not available
Corrections Officer Claude Cromie suffered a fatal heart attack after being assaulted as he was escorting a disruptive inmate from the dayroom of a housing unit at Clinton Correctional Facility.
Officer Cromie had been a guard at the maximum-security
Clinton Correctional Facility for 21 years. He was survived by his wife and five children.