Ronald Gene Roberts

Police Officer

Police Officer Ronald Roberts succumbed to injuries sustained over two years earlier when he was truck by an Omaha, Nebraska, patrol car that had chased a suspect into Council Bluffs.

Officer Roberts was directing traffic in the rain when the incident occurred at an intersection on Broadway. He remained in the hospital from the time of the incident until his death.

Council Bluffs Police Department

End of Watch: Oct. 24, 1974

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