Control Officer Joseph B. Modlin

Control Officer Joseph B. Modlin

Washington State Patrol, Washington

End of Watch Thursday, August 15, 1974

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Joseph B. Modlin

Control Officer Joseph Modlin was killed when he was struck by a tractor trailer at a weigh station in Home Valley, Washington, on Highway 14.

Officer Modlin was survived by his wife and three daughters.


  • Age 60
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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

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

August 15, 2020

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