Patrolman John C. Alexander

Patrolman John C. Alexander

Fort Lauderdale Police Department, Florida

End of Watch Monday, August 3, 1981

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John C. Alexander

Patrolman Alexander and Patrolman Kenneth Peterson were killed in an airplane accident while on approach to the Ft. Lauderdale / Hollywood International Airport. The officers were on patrol in the department's Cessna 150 when the accident occurred. Patrolman Alexander was acting as the observer during the flight.
Patrolman Alexander had been with the agency for eight years and was survived by his wife.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour 8 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Aircraft accident

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Rest in peace knowing that your service and sacrifice will never be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

August 3, 2020

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