As you remember these fallen officers, take comfort in recalling that they dedicated their lives to the same principles of honor, duty and courage that brought you to the badge. Such a life is truly rich. Take strength in knowing that when an officer falls, our resolve to serve those in need is not diminished. Our dedication to protecting those in danger is not weakened. Our commitment to remembering those with whom we shared the badge does not fade.
Godspeed, brothers and sisters. You fought the good fight. Now rest in peace…
Officer Down: Sergeant Robert Deichman - [Youngstown, Ohio]
Cause of Death: Automobile accident
Sergeant Robert Deichman was killed in an automobile accident on Salt Springs Road near Meridian Road at approximately 3:00 am. His unmarked patrol car collided with a semi truck that was backing out of a local business driveway.
Sergeant Deichman had served with the agency for 9 years. He is survived by his wife, two daughters, and parents.
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