Patrol Officer Vincent R. T. Arduini

Patrol Officer Vincent R. T. Arduini

Granby Police Department, Connecticut

End of Watch Sunday, May 4, 1997

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Vincent R. T. Arduini

Patrol Officer Vincent Arduini was killed in a vehicle crash on Salmon Brook Street, just north of Floydville Road, as he was attempting to catch up with a speeding vehicle.

He lost control of his patrol car due to a curve and wet road conditions. Officer Arduini and the driver of the other vehicle were both killed in the crash.

Officer Arduini had served with the Granby Police Department for only nine months.


  • Age 23
  • Tour 9 months
  • Badge 205

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

response driving, weather

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Officer Arduini, it has been 27 years since you were taken from us. New England law enforcement has continued to thrive, learn and become safer due to the traditions and sacrifices you, your family, and many others have made for us. Thank you for your 9 months of law enforcement service.

Chief (Ret) Steven Marshall
Georges Mills, NH

May 4, 2024

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