Patrol Officer Robert A. Medina

Patrol Officer Robert A. Medina

National City Police Department, California

End of Watch Wednesday, June 24, 1987

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Robert A. Medina

Officer Medina was killed in an automobile accident while returning to his city from a parole hearing. An elderly driver of an oncoming car suffered a fatal heart attack and the vehicle crossed into Officer Medina's path, killing him instantly.
Officer Medina was survived by his wife.


  • Age 29
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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A lot of years have passed. but I still remember the academy days. You always had an upbeat, positive attitude, and a great sense of humor. I still miss ya. Rest in peace my brother.

Retired police officer Brent Wagner
Henderson Police Department Nevada
San Diego County Sheriff’s Department California

April 30, 2021

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