1977-2007 It is with the deepest regret that we inform you of the recent passing of our Friend and Brother, NYS Trooper David C. Brinkerhoff '99. David, or Brink as he was best known, was a dedicated member of Five Quad Volunteer Ambulance Service while a student at the University at Albany. Brink also served as the company's Director of Operations. Brink was shot and killed in the line of duty on April 25, 2007 during the search for fugitive Travis Trim, wanted in connection with the attempted homicide of another New York State Trooper that occurred on April 24, 2007.

David is survived by his wife Barbara and his 7-month old daughter Isabella Grace.State Police in Catskill set up an account for the family. Donate through any branch of the Bank of Greene County or make checks to the Brinkerhoff Family, Bank of Greene County, Attn: Brinkerhoff Family Account, Box 470, Catskill, NY 12414.Please pray for our departed Brother Brink. He is missed.

Read more: Honoring David C. Brinkerhoff '99


1971 - 2008 It is with deep sadness that Five Quad VAS announces the passing of alumna Marcia (Collins) Stella of the Stamford Police Department. Police Officer Stella passed away on Sunday morning, quite unexpectedly, while at home with her family. Police Officer Stella was an 11 year veteran of the department, serving in the Patrol Division, Training Division and Youth Bureau. She leaves behind a husband and two young children, and our thoughts and prayers are with them now.

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