Police Officer Ralph Griffin

Police Officer Ralph Griffin

Anniston Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Tuesday, June 22, 1954

Add to My Heroes

Ralph Griffin

Officer Ralph Griffin was killed when he was stabbed while working an off-duty security job at the Anniston Speedway. As he was struggling with a man, the man's brother walked up behind him and stabbed him three times.

The suspect was convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to life in prison October 28, 1954. He was paroled November 6, 1963.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Stabbed
  • Weapon Edged weapon; Knife
  • Offender Paroled in 1963

Most Recent Reflection

View all 7 Reflections

Thank you for your service and always know that your sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten. Rest in peace always.

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

June 22, 2020

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.