Policeman Isaac LaFayette Lankford

Policeman Isaac LaFayette Lankford

Los Angeles Police Department, California

End of Watch Sunday, October 14, 1945

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Isaac LaFayette Lankford

Policeman Lankford was killed when his police motorcycle struck a vehicle while pursuing a speeding motorist near the intersection of Washington Boulevard and Hooper Avenue.

Policeman Lankford served with the Los Angeles Police Department for four years and was survived by his wife, son, and brother.


  • Age 31
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge 2440

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit

vehicle pursuit

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Rest in peace Policeman Lankford.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

October 13, 2020

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