Detective Alexander Goodman, Jr.

Detective Alexander Goodman, Jr.

San Antonio Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Tuesday, September 1, 1931

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Alexander Goodman, Jr.

Detective Alex Goodman and Lieutenant Aubrey Milstead were killed in a vehicle crash near Bowling Green, Ohio, while on official travel.

They had traveled to Camp Perry, Ohio, with other members of the San Antonio Police Department Pistol Team to represent the agency in the National Police Pistol Match. The team had finished competing and was returning to San Antonio when one of their vehicles ran off the roadway on the Dixie Highway, eight miles south of Bowling Green.

Detective Goodman and Lieutenant Milstead were both killed in the crash and two other officers were injured.

Detective Goodman was survived by his wife.


  • Age 27
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Location Ohio

official travel, routine driving

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Det. Goodman,
On today, the 90th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of San Antonio.


United States Border Patrol

September 1, 2021

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