Police Officer Woodrow Wayne Scarbrough

Police Officer Woodrow Wayne Scarbrough

Gulfport Police Department, Mississippi

End of Watch Tuesday, May 5, 1970

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Woodrow Wayne Scarbrough

Officer Scarbrough was killed in a motorcycle accident while responding to a motor vehicle accident. He was responding with his lights and sirens when a car pulled out in front of him, causing a collision. Officer Scarbrough died a short time later.

Officer Scarbrough was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and had received four Purple Heart medals during an 11-month tour in Vietnam.

Bio

  • Age 22
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Rest In Peace Brother in Blue. Thank you Hero and your family for your valor, sacrifice and service to this country. Always remembered.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret.)
Upland Police Dept. CA

May 5, 2020

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