Police Officer Samuel B. Robinson

Police Officer Samuel B. Robinson

Albany Police Department, New York

End of Watch Monday, May 13, 1957

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Samuel B. Robinson

Police Officer Samuel Robinson was killed in an automobile accident while responding to a call.

He and his partner were responding to a domestic disturbance when they were struck by another vehicle at Madison and South Lake Avenues. After colliding with the vehicle, the patrol car struck a tree head on, throwing Officer Robinson out of the car. Officer Robinson was transported to a local hospital where he died from his injuries shortly thereafter.

Officer Robinson is survived by his wife, two sons, parents and a brother.


  • Age 26
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice will always be remembered by your law enforcement brethren. Rest in peace always.

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

May 13, 2021

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