Patrolman Richard Warren Jackson

Patrolman Richard Warren Jackson

North Carolina Highway Patrol, North Carolina

End of Watch Saturday, September 3, 1949

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Richard Warren Jackson

Patrolman Richard Jackson was killed in an automobile accident during a pursuit near Newport that reached 110 mph.

He and his partner were pursuing a speeding vehicle being driven by a 16-year old when he lost control of his patrol car, striking a telephone pole then a group of trees. Both patrolman were taken to hospital where patrolman Jackson was pronounced dead on arrival. His partner recovered later from his injuries.

Patrolman Jackson was a U.S Army veteran of WWII,


  • Age 28
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Not available
  • Offender Not available

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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)

September 3, 2020

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