Patrolman Phillip Lynwood Van Steinburg

Patrolman Phillip Lynwood Van Steinburg

Brunswick Police Department, Maryland

End of Watch Thursday, September 5, 1968

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Phillip Lynwood Van Steinburg

Patrolman Phillip Van Steinburg succumbed to injuries sustained one week earlier when he was involved in a crash during a high-speed pursuit.

He was traveling on Route 464 when he failed to negotiate a curve and crashed.

Patrolman Van Steinburg had served with the Brunswick Police Department for 18 months.


  • Age 24
  • Tour 1 year, 6 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Incident Date Saturday, August 31, 1968
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

vehicle pursuit

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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

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

September 5, 2020

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