Patrolman Robert G. Smith

Patrolman Robert G. Smith

Long Beach Police Department, California

End of Watch Sunday, December 12, 1965

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Robert G. Smith

Patrolman Bob Smith was killed in a motorcycle accident during a vehicle pursuit on Wardlow Road.

During the pursuit, his motorcycle struck another vehicle near the Long Beach Freeway. He was transported to Long Beach Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Patrolman Smith was survived by his wife, son, parents, three brothers, and a sister.


  • Age 26
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 298

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

motorcycle, vehicle pursuit

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Rest In Peace Brother. Thank you for your service and sacrifice.

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

December 12, 2017

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