Patrolman Charles W. Timberlake

Patrolman Charles W. Timberlake

Ohio State Highway Patrol, Ohio

End of Watch Friday, August 7, 1936

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Charles W. Timberlake

Patrolman Charles Timberlake was killed in a motorcycle accident while on patrol near Lima, Ohio.

Patrolman Timberlake had served with the Ohio State Highway Patrol for ten months and was stationed at Defiance. He was survived by his parents and sister.


  • Age 25
  • Tour 10 months
  • Badge 110/184

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash


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NEVER FORGET! On behalf of the Ohio Attorneys General Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation, we honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Patrolman Charles W. Timberlake of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Ohio and the additional 72 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Superintendent Joe Morbitzer
Ohio Attorney General, Bureau of Criminal Investigation

August 7, 2022

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