Officer Clarence E. Ballou

Officer Clarence E. Ballou

Jacksonville Police Department, Florida

End of Watch Wednesday, September 29, 1937

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Clarence E. Ballou

Officer Ballou succumbed to injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident two days earlier while escorting the governor to a meeting. His motorcycle struck a pothole, throwing him into a telephone pole.

Officer Ballou had served with the agency for 11 years. He was survived by his wife and four children.


  • Age 38
  • Tour 11 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Monday, September 27, 1937

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Rest in peace always and know that your service and sacrifice are always remembered.

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

September 29, 2020

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