Officer Rank: Police Officer
Memorial Panel: 42-W: 28
Department: Baltimore City, Maryland, P.D.
End of Watch: 01/09/2011
Length of Service: 9
Police Officer Torbit was shot and killed while attempting to stop a fight at a local night club. Officer Torbit was working a department sanctioned off-duty security job and was not in uniform at the time of the incident. Officer Torbit identified himself as a Police Officer and intervened to stop the fight. Fellow law enforcement officers mistook Officer Torbit as the offender and shot him numerous times. Inadvertent Fire.