Sergeant Roger L. Beekman

Sergeant Roger L. Beekman

Union County Sheriff's Office, Ohio

End of Watch Thursday, September 20, 1979

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Roger L. Beekman

Sergeant Roger Beekman succumbed to injuries sustained in an on-duty automobile crash the previous day.

He was responding to a burglar alarm when his patrol car was struck by a tractor-trailer at the intersection of S.R. 42 and Industrial Parkway.

Sergeant Beekman had served with the Union County Sheriff's Office for 3 years. He was survived by his wife and two daughters.


  • Age 29
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge 808

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Wednesday, September 19, 1979

emergency response, patrol, vehicle crash

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