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Frank Samuel Duling,, American city official. Recipient Meritorious Police medals Richmond Bureau Police, American Red Cross Service to Mankind award, Richmond Professional Institute Law Enforcement Education award, United States Junior Chamber of Commerce certified of merit, VA award, J. Edgar Hoover Memorial award.


Duling,, Frank Samuel was born on December 9, 1923 in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Son of Frank Samuel and Margaret Sarah (Rotruck) Duling.


Student, Richmond Police Training School. Student, Virginia Center Police Training School. Student, University Louisville, Maryland.

Student, Michigan State University.


Bookkeeper First & Merchants National Bank, Richmond, 1941—1944. With Richmond Bureau Police, 1944—1989, captain, 1957—1960, major, 1960—1967, colonel, 1967—1989, retired, 1989. Inspector police, 1960—1965.

Commander investigative operations, 1965—1967. Chief of police, since 1967.


The sole basis for faith is the Bible and it is infallible.


Christians should engage the culture through discipleship and through participation in the democratic political process in order to fulfill the kingdom mandate taught in the Bible.


Baptists believe that God created mankind to have fellowship with Him.


Member Virginia State Crime Commission. Active American Red Cross. Director Richmond member Robert E. Lee council Boy Scouts American.

Member executive committee National Foundation March of Dimes. Member of Richmond Police Benevolent Association, Alumni Association Southern Police Institute University Louisville, Safety Town Inc. (director), Association Public Safety Communications Officers Inc., Virginia Society Safety Engineers, International Association Chiefs of Police, Virginia Association Chiefs Police (past president), Fraternal Order of Police (president 1959-1960, president Virginia State lodge 1964-1970, chairman Virginia legislation committee 1970-1974, director John Marshall Lodge #2 Youth Camp), Masons.


Married Mary Irene Maiden, September 18, 1948 (deceased May 1987). 1 child Vanessa Irene Duling Preston. Married Ruth W. Parsley, July 29, 1988.

Frank Samuel Duling

Margaret Sarah (Rotruck) Duling

Mary Irene Maiden

Ruth W. Parsley

Vanessa Irene Duling Preston Duling,