Reserve Officer Dennis Edward Harrell

Reserve Officer Dennis Edward Harrell

Colleyville Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Friday, September 12, 1980

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Dennis Edward Harrell

Reserve Officer Dennis Harrell was killed in an automobile crash while making a U-turn to assist a disabled motorist on Highway 26 near Tinker Road.

As he made the turn his patrol car was struck on the driver's side door by a station wagon. He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Reserve Officer Harrell was survived by his wife and children.


  • Age 32
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 132

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Thank you for your service and rest in peace always knowing that your sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

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

September 12, 2020

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