Patrol Officer Vincent R. T. Arduini

Patrol Officer Vincent R. T. Arduini

Granby Department of Police Services, Connecticut

End of Watch Sunday, May 4, 1997

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Vincent R. T. Arduini

Officer Vincent Arduini was killed in an accident at Salmon Brook Street 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. The patrol car struck another vehicle, whose occupant also died, killing him instantly.

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


  • Age 23
  • Tour 9 months
  • Badge 205

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

vehicle pursuit, weather

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Officer Arduini, it has been 26 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 that you and too many others have made for us. Thank you for your service.

Chief (Ret) Steven Marshall
Georges Mills, NH

May 4, 2023

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