Login | About Us | Contact Us | Search Connect With ODMP Facebook Twitter
ODMP Remembers...

Police Officer Richard E. Leyden | Lincoln Police Department, Nebraska Lincoln Police Department, Nebraska

Police Officer

Richard E. Leyden

Lincoln Police Department, Nebraska

End of Watch: Monday, September 26, 1949

Bio & Incident Details

Age: Not available

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Motorcycle crash

· Leave a Reflection
· Add to My Heroes
· Update this memorial

Share this memorial:
Email to a Friend

Officer Leyden was killed in a motorcycle accident while attempting to stop a speeding car. Another car turned in front of him, causing a collision. Officer Leyden was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries two hours later.
Officer Leyden was survived by his parents, sister, and two brothers.

Leave a Reflection · Update Memorial

View all 4 Reflections

Most Recent Reflection

Your heroism and service is honored today, the 64th anniversary year of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be remembered and revered.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Lasater Loya
mom of fallen Pittsburg (CA) officer Larry Lasater
July 6, 2013

 

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now:

(will show below Reflection)
(will show below Reflection)
(e-mail remains private)
Remember my rank, agency and email address
I have read and agree to the Reflections Terms of Use
(revised 5/31/2012)
 
All 2017 Deaths