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Jul. 15, 1978
Caucasian Male / 29 yrs. of age
Rock Springs Police Dept.
Homicide - Gun
Bio: Not Available
Fatal Incident Summary
Sat. Jul. 15, 1978
Patrolman Michael Rosa was shot and killed by the city's director of safety after a heated argument. It was alleged that the suspect killed Patrolman Rosa to keep him from testifying about corruption in the department. The suspect was charged with Patrolman Rosa's murder but was acquitted in trial.
Patrolman Rosa was an undercover narcotics officer and was survived by his wife, two daughters, and son.