Hometown: Indianapolis, Indiana
Appointed: December 14, 1979
Deceased: August 22, 2006
While participating in a bicycle ride to honor fallen police officers, Lieutenant Gary Dudley and Lake County Sheriff's Department Deputy Chief of Police Gary Martin were killed when a box truck struck the rider's support vehicle shoving the support vehicle into the group of cyclists. Lieutenant Dudley and Deputy Chief Martin died at the scene of the crash on State Road 63 in Vermillion County. A third cyclist, retired Indianapolis Police Officer Spencer Moore was injured in the crash.