Trooper Charles Stanley Stanski, Jr.

Trooper Charles Stanley Stanski, Jr.

Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Thursday, January 23, 1958

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Charles Stanley Stanski, Jr.

Trooper Charles Stanski was killed in an automobile accident while pursuing a speeding vehicle in Silver Spring Township.

As he approached a railroad crossing he observed a train coming and slammed on his brakes, causing his vehicle to flip over. He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries six days later.

Trooper Stanski had been employed with the Pennsylvania State Police for four years and had previously served with the United States Army. He was survived by his mother.


  • Age 29
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Incident Date Friday, January 17, 1958
  • Weapon Not available
  • Offender Not available

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 54th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never dimishes respect, and your memory will always be honored and revered.Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

January 23, 2012

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