Walter O. Trowbridge, Former Monroe County Sheriff, dies at 92

The Former Monroe County Sheriff Walter O. Trowbridge, who has spent almost 40 years in law enforcement and was cited for developing specialized investigative units, died on Wednesday with several family members by his side. He was age 92 at the time of his death.

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Walter O. Trowbridge Death, His Obituary

The hardworking Monroe County Sheriff Walter O. Trowbridge, who spent around 40 years in law enforcement and was noted for developing specialized investigative units, passed away Wednesday with many family members by his side. He was 92.  His actual cause of death has not been confirmed as of now. 

We lost a great former law enforcement command officer who dedicated his entire life to serving the good citizens of Monroe County and worked his way up through the ranks at the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office,” said Tom Redmond, retired sheriff’s detective. “He was a good officer, a good husband, a good father, and a good leader and friend. We lost a truly good gentleman.”

Walter O. Trowbridge Age, Family, Early Life

Walter O. Trowbridge age was 92 years old at the time of his death.

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His family and early life details have not been disclosed at the time of publishing this article.

Walter O. Trowbridge Wife, His Relationship

He was in Arizona with the Air Force when he met his future wife, Juanita. They were married for around 64 years before she died in 2015.  

They also raised four children: Brenda, Cindy, Linda, and Robert, and had six grandchildren.

Walter O. Trowbridge Net Worth? How Much Did he Earn?

His net worth figure is under the radar as of now.

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Walter O. Trowbridge Educational Details

His academic degree and educational details are under scrutiny as of now.

Walter O. Trowbridge Career, What was his profession?

Walter O.  Trowbridge created specialized investigative programs within the department that also includes an auto theft unit and expanded the detective bureau into special investigations. He also was the man in forming the county’s first Cooperative Drug Enforcement unit, now called MANTIS, which still exists today.

 Michael B. Davison, who has retired from the sheriff’s office as a lieutenant, said Trowbridge ran the marine division, the dive team, the canine unit, and the first aviation unit.

Davison also credited Trowbridge with sending him to the FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia, for specialized training.

Prior to joining the sheriff’s office in 1955, he worked in three branches of the military and was a Korean War veteran too.  Following his career in law enforcement, Trowbridge worked at the family business, was interested in technology, and enjoyed riding motorcycles even in his 90s.

Is He Active on the Social Media Sites?

He was not active on the social media sites such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook platforms.

Physical Appearance of Walter O. Trowbridge’s Height, Weight

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Body typeFit
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Walter O. Trowbridge’s Height, Weight should be knows

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Relationship StatusMarried