Patrolman Charles F. Roof

Patrolman Charles F. Roof

Tonawanda City Police Department, New York

End of Watch Friday, July 28, 1950

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Charles F. Roof

Patrolman Roof died of injuries he suffered three days earlier when he lost control of his motorcycle and struck a tree as he chased a speeding motorist.

Patrolman Roof was survived by his wife and daughter.


  • Age 37
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Tuesday, July 25, 1950

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice is one that will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren. Rest in peace always.

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

July 28, 2020

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