Chief of Police R. E. Lawrence

Chief of Police R. E. Lawrence

Mount Airy Police Department, North Carolina

End of Watch Monday, October 27, 1941

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R. E. Lawrence

Chief Lawrence suffered a fatal heart attack while on duty.

Chief Lawrence had served as chief of the agency for 21 years. He was survived by his wife and son.


  • Age 51
  • Tour 21 years
  • Badge CHIEF

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Rest in peace Chief Lawrence.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

February 22, 2019

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