Police Officer John Clark Etheridge

Police Officer John Clark Etheridge

Houston Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Saturday, August 23, 1924

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John Clark Etheridge

Officer Clark Etheridge was killed in a motorcycle crash while pursuing a speeding car on Main Street.

Another vehicle pulled out in front of him, causing his motorcycle to skid and slide underneath the vehicle.

Officer Etheridge was survived by his wife, parents, and three sisters.


  • Age 26
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

vehicle pursuit

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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 23, 2020

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