Trooper Adrian Cole

Trooper Adrian Cole

Mississippi Department of Public Safety - Mississippi Highway Patrol, Mississippi

End of Watch Sunday, September 8, 1940

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Adrian Cole

Trooper Adrian Cole was killed in a motorcycle crash on Highway 49, in Simpson County, while attempting to catch up to a traffic violator about 1:00 pm.

He was transported to Jackson Hospital where he died on September 8th, 1940, without ever having regained consciousness.

Trooper Cole was assigned to Troop C and had served with the Mississippi Highway Patrol for one year. He was survived by his wife, two children, parents, two sisters, and one brother.


  • Age 34
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge 105

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Wednesday, August 28, 1940

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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

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

September 8, 2020

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