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Richard B. Rose

Date of Appointment: 
Friday, August 14, 1970
Date of Death: 
Wednesday, December 29, 1971
Killed In The Line of Duty #23
Richard B. Rose

Patrolman Rose, while on patrol in a department patrol car, answered a radio call for a stick-up. He was shot at 8:16 p.m. by Edward T. Gladman, who was in flight from the commission of an armed robbery at the County Line Delicatessen on South Main Street, South Farmingdale. He was 22 years old.

Police Cadet Shield # 123 Patrolman Shield # 2516
National Law Enforcement Memorial: Panel 1, W -13
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