Undersheriff Forrest E. Richards

Undersheriff Forrest E. Richards

Butler County Sheriff's Office, Kansas

End of Watch Sunday, September 23, 1962

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Forrest E. Richards

Undersheriff Richards suffered a fatal heart attack while chasing a drunk driver on foot. Undersheriff Richards had just arrested the man when the suspect fled. After chasing him approximately 100 feet Undersheriff Richards collapsed.


  • Age 54
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Rest in peace always and know that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

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

September 23, 2020

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