Reserve Officer Donald F. Spingola

Reserve Officer Donald F. Spingola

San Leandro Police Department, California

End of Watch Monday, September 29, 1969

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Donald F. Spingola

Reserve Officer Spingola was killed after being struck by a ricochet bullet that had been fired by another officer at an escaping burglary suspect.

Officer Spingola had served with the agency for only 3 months.


  • Age 24
  • Tour 3 months
  • Badge 26

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)

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Rest In Peace always and know that your service and sacrifice are always remembered.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

September 29, 2020

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