Officer George R. Banfield

Officer George R. Banfield

Conemaugh Township Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Saturday, May 12, 1984

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George R. Banfield

Officer Banfield was killed in an automobile accident while attempting to stop a speeding vehicle. He swerved to avoid an oncoming vehicle and struck a tree.

Officer Banfield had served with the agency for 5 years and also served as a part-time officer for the Hooversville Police Department. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice will always be remembered by your law enforcement brethren. Rest in peace always.

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

May 12, 2021

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