Deputy Sheriff Thomas A. Bateman

Deputy Sheriff Thomas A. Bateman

Bucks County Sheriff's Office, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Monday, September 22, 1986

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Thomas A. Bateman

Deputy Sheriff Thomas Bateman and Deputy Sheriff George Warta were killed when their patrol car was struck head-on by a tractor-trailer on Street Road in Warrington Township.

The deputies were returning to their patrol area after conducting a prisoner transport.

Deputy Bateman had been with the agency for 10 years.


  • Age 31
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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

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

September 22, 2020

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