Patrolman Jimmy Ray McKiven

Patrolman Jimmy Ray McKiven

Gadsden Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Friday, September 16, 1983

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Jimmy Ray McKiven

Patrolman McKiven was killed in a motorcycle accident when his police motorcycle was struck by another car. The driver of the vehicle that caused the crash was charged with homicide by vehicle, but was acquitted due to a legal error made by the prosecutor.

Patrolman McKiven had served with the agency for 10 years. He was survived by his wife and three sons.


  • Age 35
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Rest in peace always and know that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

September 16, 2020

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