Sergeant Alfred William Terrinoni

Sergeant Alfred William Terrinoni

Coral Gables Police Department, Florida

End of Watch Sunday, October 12, 1980

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Alfred William Terrinoni

Sergeant Alfred Terrinoni was shot and killed while working an off-duty security job for a local restaurant.

He was returning to his car after making a night deposit when four suspects attempted to rob him. When he identified himself as an officer and attempted to stop the robbery, he was shot.

Two of the suspects were convicted and sentenced to life. One was paroled on May 15, 2008.

Sergeant Terrinoni had served with the Coral Gables Police Department for 16 years. He is survived by his mother, two brothers, two nephews, a niece, and his girlfriend.

A portion of Dadeland Boulevard was dedicated the Sergeant Alfred W. Terrinoni Boulevard.


  • Age 38
  • Tour 16 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Two sentenced to life

robbery attempt, secondary employment

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Think of you often and all the good times we had.You,me and Jack Bandy.From our steak and eggs,to Fleetwood Mack and also good cat.From rides in the blue Cadillac and the z28 when we were with you there was no escape.Thanks for all the good times and the sunshine you brought to our lives.You are unforgettable.

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September 25, 2022

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