Officer Charles Craig Greenwald

Officer Charles Craig Greenwald

Mobile Court Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Thursday, September 26, 1996

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Charles Craig Greenwald

Officer Charles Greenwald was shot and killed and another officer was shot and wounded after a man who set off a metal detector at Mobile Government Plaza pulled out a gun and started firing. The man shot Officer Greenwald, killing him.

The suspect was shot and killed by a Mobile city police officer and another Mobile Court police officer.

Officer Greenwald had served in law enforcement for over 10 years. He was survived by his wife and two young sons.

Bio

  • Age 34
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Shot and killed

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Officer Greenwald,
On today, the 25th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Mobile. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

September 26, 2021

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