Officer Benjamin G. Root

Officer Benjamin G. Root

San Francisco Police Department, California

End of Watch Thursday, April 1, 1926

Benjamin G. Root

Officer Benjamin Root was killed when his motorcycle crashed while he was pursuing a speeding vehicle.

Officer Root was survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 28
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 1072

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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Rest In Peace Brother in Blue. You are not forgotten.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret)
Upland Police Dept. CA

April 1, 2018

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