Officer Harrison M. Wallace

Officer Harrison M. Wallace

Newberg Police Department, Oregon

End of Watch Wednesday, June 21, 1922

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Harrison M. Wallace

Officer Harrison Wallace succumbed to injuries sustained in a motorcycle crash two days earlier between Newberg and Portland.

He and another officer were pursuing a vehicle believed to be involved in a bank robbery when their handlebars made contact and caused him to crash.

Officer Wallace was a U.S. Army veteran of WWI. He was survived by his wife and two daughters.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Monday, June 19, 1922

bank robbery, vehicle pursuit

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No passage of time can ever erase your service, both military and police, or the sacrifice you made. Rest in peace always.

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

June 21, 2020

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