Police Officer Richard E. Leyden

Police Officer Richard E. Leyden

Lincoln Police Department, Nebraska

End of Watch Monday, September 26, 1949

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Richard E. Leyden

Officer Leyden was killed in a motorcycle accident while attempting to stop a speeding car. Another car turned in front of him, causing a collision. Officer Leyden was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries two hours later.
Officer Leyden was survived by his parents, sister, and two brothers.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Rest in peace Officer Leyden.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

May 18, 2019

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