on Tuesday 16 June, Roger Borniche, flic emblematic of the post-war period, has died at the age of 101 years, reveals the Agence France-Presse, citing his wife Michele. This famous police officer in the 50 years provided you have stopped 567 mobsters during his career as Pierrot le fou, Jo Attia, Emile Bush or Rene the Cane.
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He joined the police to escape the Service of obligatory work (STO)
Roger Borniche was born in Vineuil-Saint-Firmin in Oise, June 7, 1919. His father, a survivor of Verdun, is a house painter. Titi parisien, Roger Borniche is first comic trooper in 1937 and then singer-songwriter in the Cellar of the Republic. Entering into the police to escape the Service of obligatory work (STO), he resigns to not serve Vichy and is reinstated in 1944. He became inspector of the national Security.
He left the police force in 1956 and became a private detective before embarking on the novels. After having lived many years in California in the United States, Roger Borniche, and his wife lived for five years in the area of California, but in Cannes (Alpes-Maritimes).Updated Date: 16 June 2020, 17:33