Officer Courtney Dickerson Danville Police Department
End of Watch: Friday, November 11, 2005
Biographical Info Age: 24 Tour of Duty: 1 yr Badge Number:Not available
Incident Details Cause of Death: Automobile accident Date of Incident: Thursday, November 10, 2005 Weapon Used: Not available Suspect Info:Not available
Officer Dickerson died from injuries sustained in an automobile accident that occurred just before midnight.
Officer Dickerson was headed west on Halifax Road to answer an alarm call on Piney Forest Road. His patrol car flipped while navigating a curve near Pleasant View Baptist Church and he was ejected from the car. Another officer came upon the accident and called for help. Officer Dickerson was taken to Danville Regional Medical Center where he died shortly after midnight. The Virginia State Police is investigating the accident.
Officer Dickerson had served with the agency for just over one year. He is survived by his wife and a 3 year old son.
Agency Contact Information
Danville Police Department
P.O. Box 3300
Danville, VA 24543
Phone: (434) 799-6515
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