Officer Richard Rogiers
Balcones Heights Police Department
- Age: 29
- Tour: 5 years
- End of Watch: March 12, 1989
- Chair Delivery: March 12, 2017
Patrolman Richard Rogiers was shot and killed during a traffic stop. The driver had an outstanding warrant in San Antonio. A struggle occurred as he was attempting to place the suspect into custody. The suspect produced a handgun from his coat pocket and shot Officer Rogiers. Officer Rogiers fell to the ground and was able to put out a distress call before being shot again.
He was transported to a local hospital where succumbed to his wounds the following day.