Trooper Bradford G. Mott

Trooper Bradford G. Mott

Rhode Island State Police, Rhode Island

End of Watch Tuesday, May 6, 1941

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Bradford G. Mott

Trooper Bradford Mott was killed in a motorcycle crash on Post Road in North Kingstown after his motorcycle experienced mechanical troubles. His motorcycle left the road and struck a tree at approximately 6:10 p.m.

Trooper Mott had served with the Rhode Island State Police for seven years. He was survived by his wife, two children, and parents.


  • Age 32
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge 65

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

mechanical failure, motor officer, motorcycle crash

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Trooper Mott, it has been 83 years since you were taken from us. New England law enforcement has continued to thrive, learn and become safer due to the traditions and sacrifices you, your family, and many others have made for us. Thank you for your 7 years of law enforcement service.

Chief (Ret) Steven Marshall
Georges Mills, NH

May 6, 2024

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