Officer Roy Edward Mizner

Officer Roy Edward Mizner

Portland Police Bureau, Oregon

End of Watch Saturday, February 18, 1956

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Roy Edward Mizner

Officer Roy Mizner and Officer Vernon Stroeder were killed in an automobile crash at the intersection of 82nd Avenue and Stark Street.

Their patrol car was broadsided by a vehicle being driven at a high rate of speed and running red lights. The driver was arrested and charged with negligent homicide.

Officer Mizner was a veteran of WWII and had served with the Portland Police Bureau for five years. He was survived by his wife and two daughters.


  • Age 37
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

routine driving

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 56th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Your memory will always be honored and revered as time never diminishes respect.

Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Loya

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

February 18, 2012

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