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Stallworth in 2019
June 18, 1953 |
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
|Department||Colorado Springs Police|
|Years of service||1972–1980|
|Department||Utah Public Safety|
|Years of service||1980–2005|
Ron Stallworth (born June 18, 1953) is a retired American police officer. He worked undercover to arrest members of the Ku Klux Klan in Colorado Springs, Colorado, in the late 1970s. He was the first African-American detective in the Colorado Springs Police Department. The 2018 movie BlacKkKlansman is based on his experiences.
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