Captain Clinton L. Tew

Captain Clinton L. Tew

Crossett Police Department, Arkansas

End of Watch Wednesday, February 8, 1978

Clinton L. Tew

Captain Tew died when he suffered a heart attack shortly after restraining a prisoner. He and another officer had arrested two men for causing a disturbance. While bringing the men to city hall for processing it became necessary to physically restrain one of them in order to place handcuffs on him. Shortly afterwords Captain Tew suffered a heart attack in the police station.

Captain Tew had been with the agency for 16 1/2 years.


  • Age 61
  • Tour 16 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Bob Gordon
Father of Fallen Chicago Officer: Michael P. Gordon, EOW: 8/8/04

February 8, 2013

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