Police Officer Robin G. Vogel

Police Officer Robin G. Vogel

Decatur Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Monday, October 3, 2005

Add to My Heroes

Robin G. Vogel

Officer Robin Vogel succumbed to injuries suffered two days earlier in an automobile accident.

Officer Vogel was on patrol when her squad car was broadsided by a driver of a vehicle that ran a red light at a high rate of speed at 4:00 am.

The driver had a blood-alcohol content over twice the legal limit and was killed instantly. Officer Vogel was transported to a local hospital and then transferred to a trauma center where she died two days later of her injuries.

Officer Vogel had served with the Decatur Police Department for seven years. She is survived by her son, parents and two sisters.


  • Age 37
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge 247

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Incident Date Saturday, October 1, 2005
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Killed in accident

Most Recent Reflection

View all 400 Reflections

Miss you you where such a pretty lady

Family friend

October 3, 2021

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.