Auxiliary Officer Peter Lawrence Raga

Auxiliary Officer Peter Lawrence Raga

Alliance Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch Saturday, July 20, 1963

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Peter Lawrence Raga

Auxiliary Officer Peter Raga was struck and killed by a vehicle while directing traffic at the Beechwood Festival.

He was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Auxiliary Officer Raga had served with the Alliance Police Department for three years and had previously served as a reserve deputy for Stark County. He was survived by his wife, three sons, five grandchildren, brother, and sister.


  • Age 51
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

directing traffic

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I'm so proud to have had a grandfather as good as you. Although I was young I still have the memories of our trips to the horse barn. I always told my children about you and your love of family.

Ronald A Raga

July 22, 2021

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