Patrolman Fred Parker

Patrolman Fred Parker

Clayton County Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Tuesday, April 28, 1959

Fred Parker

Patrolman Parker succumbed to injuries sustained two days earlier in an automobile accident while he and his partner pursued a suspect on Georgia Highway 42. The patrol car overturned near Stockbridge and Patrolman Parker was pinned inside. He received major injuries and died a short time later.

The suspect the officers were chasing was never identified or apprehended. The cause of the accident was determined to be faulty front wheels on the patrol car.

Patrolman Parker was survived by his wife and three daughters.


  • Age 50
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Incident Date Sunday, April 26, 1959
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

Most Recent Reflection

View all 10 Reflections

This is my G-Papa! May he rest in peace!

Eric Moye

June 1, 2015

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