Sergeant John Edward Holbrook

Sergeant John Edward Holbrook

Clarkston Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Friday, February 25, 1994

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John Edward Holbrook

Sergeant John Holbrook was killed in an accident while responding to assist members of the MARTA Transit Police who were chasing two juveniles wanted for stealing an automobile.

The patrol car he was riding in collided with a tractor-trailer on East Ponce de Leon Avenue, near I-285. He was killed in the crash and the Clarkston police chief was injured.

Sergeant Holbrook was survived by his two children.


  • Age 37
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 3004

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

emergency response

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Sgt. Holbrook,
On today, the 30th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Clarkston. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol(Retired)

February 25, 2024

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