Police Officer Paul Clark

Police Officer Paul Clark

Battle Creek City Police Department, Michigan

End of Watch Tuesday, May 3, 1960

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Paul Clark

Officer Clark was killed when he and his partner were struck by a car while making a traffic stop. The two officers were returning to their patrol car when they were both struck by a second car. Officer Clark suffered a fractured skull and died a short time later. His partner suffered leg and internal injuries but recovered.

Officer Clark had served in law enforcement for 7 years and had previously served with the Springfield Police Department. He was survived by his wife and two children.

Bio

  • Age 30
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge 1

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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Officer Clark,
On today, the 60th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Battle Creek. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

May 3, 2020

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