Officer Patrick Joseph Pollock

Officer Patrick Joseph Pollock

Denver Police Department, Colorado

End of Watch Friday, December 12, 1986

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Patrick Joseph Pollock

Officer Pollock was shot and killed during a foot pursuit of an armed robber. He and his partner were eating lunch when a call came of an armed robbery across the street from the restaurant. The officers observed two suspects run out of the business and gave chase. Officer Pollock chased one man into a residential area. As Officer Pollock ran through an opened gate the suspect ambushed him and shot him in the head. The suspect was then shot and killed by Officer Pollock's partner.
Officer Pollock had been with the agency for seven years and was survived by his mother and brother.

Bio

  • Age 30
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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I vividly remember that day that your life was so violently ended. You acted bravely and heroically on that day, as did Dan Saracino. It is hard to believe that 32 years has passed since you left us. Rest in peace, Pat...you are not forgotten.

Jeffrey Rawson, Retired
Denver P.D. 86043

December 13, 2018

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