Lieutenant Ralph Byron Bentley

Lieutenant Ralph Byron Bentley

Heflin Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Saturday, July 3, 1982

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Ralph Byron Bentley

Lieutenant Ralph Bentley was struck and killed by a truck while working an accident scene on US Highway 78, at mile post 181.

No charges were filed against the truck driver.

Lieutenant Bentley had served with the Heflin Police Department for seven years. He was survived by his wife and three sons.

Bio

  • Age 36
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge 205

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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Well as I reflect on your space here, I think about all that has happened from year to year and since last year even. I am active in COPS now and feel honored to help others who have lost their family members.

Son Bryan R. Bentley
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February 12, 2020

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