Private Robert John King

Private Robert John King

Hyattsville Police Department, Maryland

End of Watch Monday, June 18, 1984

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Robert John King

Private Robert King was killed in a motorcycle accident while assisting other officers who were pursuing another motorcycle.

Private King had served with the Hyattsville Police Department for 5 years. He was survived by his wife and daughter.

On June 18, 2009, Private King was posthumously promoted to the rank of Corporal.


  • Age 27
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge 119

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Automobile; Motorcycle
  • Offender Not available


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Semper Fi Motorman. You lived the dream and you are in our hearts. May God bless you and your family. Rest In Peace and ride the heavens and watch over your fellow brothers and sisters in LE bc and you family.

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