OFFICER DOWN MEMORIAL PAGE
Police Officer Rodney Wayne Jones
Detroit Police Department, Michigan
End of Watch: Saturday, September 14, 2013
Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 28 years
Badge # Not available
Cause: Duty related illness
Incident Date: 9/14/2013
Weapon: Not available
Suspect: Not available
Police Officer Rodney Jones died while representing the Detroit Police Department during a police motorcycle training and skills competition event at the annual Bikes on the Bricks in Flint, Michigan.
He was performing maneuvers on his department motorcycle on the 400 block of South Saginaw Street when he suddenly stopped it and fell to the ground. He was immediately treated by nearby paramedics and transferred to Hurley Medical Center, where he passed away.
Officer Jones had served with the Detroit Police Department for 28 years. He is survived by his wife and son.
Please contact the following agency to send condolences or to obtain funeral arrangements:
Chief of Police James E. Craig
Detroit Police Department
1301 Third Street
Detroit, MI 48226
Phone: (313) 596-2200