Police Officer Charles Martin Hilbert

Police Officer Charles Martin Hilbert

Baltimore City Police Department, Maryland

End of Watch Friday, August 4, 1950

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Charles Martin Hilbert

Police Officer Charles Hilbert was killed when he was struck by a car at the intersection of Potee Street and Patapsco Avenue. The 56-year-old driver lost control of his car, jumped the curb, and pinned Officer Hilbert against a traffic light pole. He was charged with reckless driving.

Officer Hilbert was a U.S. Army veteran of WWII and had served with the Baltimore Police Department for three months. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 26
  • Tour 3 months
  • Badge 1237
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

directing traffic, Impaired Driver

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

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

August 4, 2020

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