Police Officer Gary Alan Hoffman

Police Officer Gary Alan Hoffman

Woodstock Police Department, Virginia

End of Watch Saturday, September 17, 2005

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Gary Alan Hoffman

Police Officer Gary Hoffman succumbed to injuries sustained in an automobile accident 20 years earlier while responding to backup another officer. As he rounded a curve his patrol car left the roadway and overturned.

Officer Hoffman suffered a broken neck and was rendered a paraplegic. He remained in ill-health until passing away.

Officer Hoffman had served with the Woodstock Police Department for five years at the time of the accident.


  • Age 53
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Tuesday, August 6, 1985

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Rest in peace and always know that your service and sacrifice will never be forgotten.

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

September 17, 2020

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