Lieutenant Leonard N. Brown

Lieutenant Leonard N. Brown

Maryland State Police, Maryland

End of Watch Monday, July 7, 1958

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Leonard N. Brown

Lieutenant Leonard Brown was shot and killed while attempting to apprehend an intruder during a stakeout at a local restaurant on Route 210 at Bryans Road, Maryland.

The subject was convicted of manslaughter and sentenced to nine years in prison.

Lieutenant Brown had served with the Maryland State Police for almost 19 years.


  • Age 47
  • Tour 19 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Sentenced to 9 years

burglary, stakeout

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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 7, 2020

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