Officer Richard Roy Marler

Officer Richard Roy Marler

Miami Police Department, Florida

End of Watch Monday, November 28, 1921

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Richard Roy Marler

Officer Marler was accidentally shot and killed by a deputy from a neighboring agency. The officers were searching for a suspect wielding a shotgun.

Officer Marler had been with the agency for three months.

Bio

  • Age 34
  • Tour 3 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)

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Praying for your family, friends, colleagues, and agency during this very difficult time for them and all of us. Thank you for your service! We shall remember you with pride and admiration always! May God Bless the Blue!

“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons [children] of God.” [Matthew 5:9];

“Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.” [Matthew 5:4] and;

“Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends.” [John 15:13]

Depart in peace, Brother-in-Blue; in the name of God the Father who created you; in the name of Christ Jesus who redeemed you; in the name of the Holy Spirit who sanctifies you. May you rest in peace and dwell forever with the Lord. Amen.

Chaplain Steven R. Closs, D.Div, MSBS, RPP, NCCA
Ordained/Licensed Independent Christian Clergy

Captain Steven R. Closs (Ret.)
Nashua NH Police Department

February 22, 2021

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