Police Officer Lyle F. Tracy

Police Officer Lyle F. Tracy

Seattle Police Department, Washington

End of Watch Saturday, September 8, 1928

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Lyle F. Tracy

Police Officer Lyle Tracy was killed when his service weapon fell from its holster and discharged. The round struck Officer Tracy in the back and he died of his wound the next day.

Officer Tracy had been a member of the Seattle Police Department for three years. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 31
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)
  • Incident Date Friday, September 7, 1928

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No passage of time will ever erase your service and sacrifice. Rest in peace always.

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

September 8, 2020

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