Enforcement Officer Roderick Henry

Enforcement Officer Roderick Henry

Columbia River Inter-Tribal Police Department, Tribal Police

End of Watch Wednesday, September 14, 1988

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Roderick Henry

Enforcement Officer Roderick Henry was killed when he was struck by a train while conducting surveillance for illegal fishing activity.

He had climbed onto a railroad trestle near the mouth of the White Salmon River at Underwood, Washington, for a better view of the area when he was struck by a Burlington Northern Railroad freight train. Officer Henry was working in conjunction with the Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission at the time of his death.

Officer Henry had served in law enforcement for five years. He was survived by his wife, three daughters, and two sons.


  • Age 39
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by train
  • Location Washington

fisheries enforcement

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Rest in peace always and know that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

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

September 14, 2020

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