Sergeant Gary Beringause

In 1986 Sergeant Gary F. Beringause was killed during an escort assignment when the vehicle in which he was traveling was hit by a tractor-trailer. Our popular community room has been dedicated to the memory of Sergeant Beringause, a much loved and respected member of the Georgia Tech community for 14 years. Memories of Sergeant Beringause are recorded on his Officer Down Memorial Page.


In 2020, Investigator James Cornacchia died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19. He had served with the Georgia Tech Police Department for 19 years, and was promoted from Officer to Investigator posthumously, as he had been training in the GTPD Criminal Investigations Division. Reflections on Investigator Cornacchia are recorded on his Officer Down Memorial Page.