Trooper Frank Joseph Bowen

Trooper Frank Joseph Bowen

Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Wednesday, October 26, 1983

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Frank Joseph Bowen

Trooper Frank Bowen was killed in a traffic accident while responding to assist another trooper with a stolen car. As he crested a hill on US Route 19 his cruiser struck the back of a slow-moving truck.

Trooper Bowen had been with the agency for just under three years and was survived by his wife.


  • Age 27
  • Tour 2 years, 10 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren. Rest in peace always.

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

April 21, 2021

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