Policeman Joseph William Bennett

Policeman Joseph William Bennett

Los Angeles Police Department, California

End of Watch Saturday, July 26, 1958

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Joseph William Bennett

Policeman Bennett was killed in an automobile accident when his police vehicle was struck by a driver that ran a stop sign.

Policeman Bennet was a U.S Navy veteran of WWII and had served with the Los Angeles Police Department for five years. He was survived by his wife, daughter, five-month-old son, mother, four sisters, and two brothers.


  • Age 35
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge 7044
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash


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Proud to be this amazing man’s great granddaughter! Thank you for your service.

Nicole Pate
Great granddaughter

July 18, 2022

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