Detective George W. Perkins

Detective George W. Perkins

Norfolk Police Department, Virginia

End of Watch Thursday, December 12, 1946

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George W. Perkins

Detective Perkins was killed in an automobile accident on Route 522 near Winchester, Virginia, while transporting a prisoner to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Detective Perkins had served with the Norfolk Police Department for 10 years. He was survived by his wife, who was a policewoman for Norfolk at the time.


  • Age 34
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Det. Perkins,
On today, the 75th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Norfolk. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

December 12, 2021

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