Sergeant Walter W. Cox

Sergeant Walter W. Cox

Idaho State Police, Idaho

End of Watch Friday, March 6, 1970

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Walter W. Cox

Sergeant Cox was killed when his patrol car was struck by a train at a crossing in northern Idaho. It is not known why Sergeant Cox failed to see the train approaching.
Sergeant Cox had been with tha agency for 19 years and was survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 48
  • Tour 19 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by train

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Rest In Peace Brother LEO. Thank you Hero and your family for your courage, sacrifice and service. Always remembered.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret.)
Upland Police Dept. CA

March 6, 2020

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