Police Officer Alfred V. Sandquist

Police Officer Alfred V. Sandquist

St. Paul Police Department, Minnesota

End of Watch Thursday, June 18, 1959

Alfred V. Sandquist

Officer Alfred Sandquist was killed when a fleeing suspect rammed his vehicle into the officer's patrol car at an estimated 100 mph at the intersection of Concord and Roble Road. The collision knocked the patrol car back 100-feet. The other officer in the car and the suspect both survived. The suspect was fleeing after being caught siphoning gas.

Officer Sandquist has been with the agency for three years and was survived by his wife and two sons.


  • Age 34
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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Took my turn standing guard at our MN Memorial on May 15, it was my part in honoring your memory Officer Sandquist when I read your name and rung the bell. Never forget.

Detective Sean Qualy
Dakota Co Sheriffs Office

May 16, 2018

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