Patrolman Daniel Earl Rice

Patrolman Daniel Earl Rice

Bethlehem Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Friday, April 25, 1997

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Daniel Earl Rice

Patrolman Daniel Rice was killed when his patrol car was broadsided at the intersection of Schoenersville Road and Westgate Drive.

Patrolman Rice was a U.S Army vetran of the Vietnam war had received 20 commendations for his service during his 26-year career. He is survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 49
  • Tour 26 years
  • Badge 146
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Hey dad! I have been thinking about you a lot lately, and asking for your guidance! The boys are really dong awesome! We talk about you all the time. It is amazing how I see so much of you in them, especially Abe. He has SO much of your personality. We still continue to laugh about your jokes and funny things you did. Continue to look out for us. Still 146 is all around me=) Thanks for that. It helps!
Love you,

Carolyn Meral

December 11, 2019

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