Chief of Police Peter G. Redar

Chief of Police Peter G. Redar

Schererville Police Department, Indiana

End of Watch Tuesday, August 4, 1964

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Peter G. Redar

Chief of Police Peter Redar succumbed to injuries suffered over two weeks earlier when his patrol car was struck by a semitrailer.

Chief Redar was returning from photographing a death scene and was stopped at an intersection when the semitrailer jack-knifed and struck his patrol car.

Chief Redar had served with the Schererville Police Department for 37 years. He was survived by his wife, two sons and two daughters.


  • Age 68
  • Tour 37 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Saturday, July 18, 1964

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