Trooper Carl P. Lindberg

Trooper Carl P. Lindberg

Michigan State Police, Michigan

End of Watch Monday, May 26, 1969

Carl P. Lindberg

Trooper Carl Lindberg was shot and killed while investigating a robbery at his apartment complex while off duty.

Another tenant contacted him and told him there was a robbery in progress in the manager's office. One of the suspects shot him as they attempted to flee.

Both suspects were apprehended and sentenced to life on February 4, 1970. One of them died in prison on Febuary 16, 1983.

Trooper Lindberg had served with the Michigan State Police for 15 months. He was survived by his wife and child.


  • Age 22
  • Tour 1 year, 3 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Sentenced to life

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
God Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

May 26, 2015

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