End of Watch, September 7, 1984
On September 7th, 1984, Officer Forsythe was killed in a traffic accident while working off-duty. He was directing traffic when he was stuck by a semi-truck and killed. Officer Forsythe was a seven year veteran of the Phoenix Police Department and active in the police officers union. He was thirty-five years old at the time of his death. Officer Forsythe was survived by his wife, son and stepson.