Officer Jim Wilkinson

Officer Jim Wilkinson

Rich Hill Police Department, Missouri

End of Watch Saturday, September 6, 1997

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Jim Wilkinson

Officer Wilkinson suffered a fatal heart attack when he was assaulted after responding to a call at a local bar. Officer Wilkinson and officers from a neighboring agency responded to the fight call and were attempting to talk with the suspects when one of them shoved him. After being assaulted, Officer Wilkinson began talking with one of the other suspects before collapsing. The suspect was arrested at the scene by other officers. Officer Wilkinson is survived by his wife.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

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

September 6, 2020

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