Chief of Police Denzil O. Lockard

Chief of Police Denzil O. Lockard

Rivesville Police Department, West Virginia

End of Watch Friday, November 14, 1958

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Denzil O. Lockard

Chief Denzil Lockard was struck and killed by a vehicle when he was directing traffic at an intersection, while a civic group hung a public service banner.

The initial impact threw Chief Lockard into the path of an oncoming truck. He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Chief Lockard had served with the Rivesville Police Department for 5 years. He is survived by his wife and child.


  • Age 48
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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Chief Lockard,
On today, the 60th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Rivesville. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

November 14, 2018

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