Patrolman Joseph Samuel Scottino

Patrolman Joseph Samuel Scottino

Pantego Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Saturday, February 17, 1973

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Joseph Samuel Scottino

Patrolman Joseph Scottino was accidentally shot and killed when his service weapon discharged.

He was searching for a burglary suspect and was walking across the top of a building when the roof of the building collapsed. His service weapon discharged as he fell through the roof, and the round struck him.


  • Age 22
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 104

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)

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Rest In Peace Brother LEO. You are not forgotten.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret)
Upland Police Dept. CA

February 17, 2018

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