Officer Rubert W. Franks

Officer Rubert W. Franks

El Centro Police Department, California

End of Watch Thursday, August 12, 1948

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Rubert W. Franks

Officer Rubert Franks was killed in a motorcycle crash in the 1400 block of Broadway Avenue.

Another vehicle pulled out in front of Officer Franks while he was traveling on Broadway.

Officer Franks had served with the El Centro Police Department for three months.


  • Age 35
  • Tour 3 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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