Patrolman Richard Dean Bird

Photo of Patrolman Richard Dean Bird
End of Watch: Fri, Jul 4th, 1969
Date of Incident: Not Known
Cause of Death: Motor Vehicle Accident (Pursuit)
Service Time: Not Known
Age: 35


Patrolman Bird was survived by his wife and three children.


Patrolman Bird was injured in an accident while pursuing a speeding car near 85th Street and Troost Street. He later died due to the severe brain injuries.

Information obtained from the Officer Down Memorial Page.


Kansas City Police Department Patch
1125 Locust Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64106
(816) 234-5180


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