DAVID D. TOME
1977-2008

David D. Tome, Police Officer, was born April 10, 1977 in York, Pennsylvania.

Officer Tome graduated Spring Grove Area High School in 1996, and graduated from Penn State University in 2000. Tome attended the 83rd Police Academy at Harrisburg Area Community College in 2003. After graduating the Police Academy, Officer Tome began his career with the Northern York County Regional Police Department. Officer Tome was married with two children.

On Tuesday, October 21, 2008, Officer Tome was part of an accident reconstruction team that was working on US Route 15 near Clear Springs Road in Franklin Township, York County. Officer Tome was setting up to do forensic mapping of a two-vehicle crash that killed a Franklin Township woman the previous Sunday. Officer Tome was in an area marked with traffic cones when he was struck by a passing vehicle, thrown over a guardrail and down an embankment. Officer Tome was pronounced dead at the scene.

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