Police Officer William J. Robbins

Police Officer William J. Robbins

Greenwich Police Department, Connecticut

End of Watch Friday, May 17, 1929

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William J. Robbins

Officer William Robbins succumbed to injuries received in a motorcycle accident three days earlier at the intersection of Boston Post Road and Maple Avenue.

He was on patrol when an automobile approaching from the opposite direction attempted to make a left-hand turn in front of Officer Robbins and he crashed into the vehicle. He was transported to Greenwich Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

He was a United States Army veteran. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 32
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Tuesday, May 14, 1929


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Thank you for your service. Honored to have been sworn into this PD 92 years to the day (05/17/21) since you passed. You are not forgotten.

P/O Heintz
NYPD 75, Greenwich PD

April 8, 2022

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