Trooper Richard L. Weltz

Trooper Richard L. Weltz

New York State Police, New York

End of Watch Tuesday, March 17, 1970

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Richard L. Weltz

Trooper Weltz was killed in an automobile accident on Route 219, in Hamburg, while returning from a pistol match in which he represented the New York State Police.

Trooper Weltz had served with the agency for 6 years and was assigned to Troop A at Athol Springs.


  • Age Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Trooper Weltz,
On today, the 50th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of the state of New York. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


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March 17, 2020

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