Patrolman Thomas Jackson Blake

Patrolman Thomas Jackson Blake

Prichard Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Saturday, July 4, 1942

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Thomas Jackson Blake

Patrolman Blake was accidentally shot and killed by a fellow officer while struggling with a suspect.

Patrolman Blake had served with the agency for 2 years. He was survived by his wife and five children.


  • Age 36
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice is one that will never, ever be forgotten. Rest In Peace always

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 4, 2020

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