Officer Clay Quincy Haywood

Officer Clay Quincy Haywood

Phoenix Police Department, Arizona

End of Watch Monday, November 22, 1971

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Clay Quincy Haywood

Officer Clay Haywood was killed in a motorcycle accident when a pickup truck turned in front of him, causing a collision. Other officers rushed him to a nearby hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Officer Haywood had served with the Phoenix Police Department for four years and was a motorcycle officer for two of those. He was survived by his wife and two young sons.


  • Age 29
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge 1451

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash


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Clay, want to know Janet and I think and talk about you often. Thanks for all you and your family did for us. I miss you my good friend!

Mike Lavelle

November 22, 2022

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