Patrolman Charles C. DuVernay

Patrolman Charles C. DuVernay

Gahanna Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch Wednesday, August 4, 1982

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Charles C. DuVernay

Patrolman Charles DuVernay was killed when he was struck by a vehicle while directing traffic for a Church on Havens Corners Road.

Patrolman DuVernay was a United States Marine Corps veteran and had served with the Gahanna Police Department for 2 years. He had previously served with the Berrian County, Michigan, Sheriff's Office for 1 year and as a military policeman for 4 years. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 26
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge 27

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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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)

August 4, 2020

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