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Detective Frederick D. Seebohm | Cincinnati Police Department, Ohio Cincinnati Police Department, Ohio

Detective

Frederick D. Seebohm

Cincinnati Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch: Thursday, January 23, 1947

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 63

Tour: 39 years, 2 months

Badge # D22

Cause: Automobile crash

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Detective Frederick Seebohm was killed in an automobile accident on his way to the station.

On the morning of January 23, Detective Seebohm left his home in his police vehicle and drove toward the detective headquarters. As Detective Seebohm's vehicle was into the intersection of Apple and Cooper Streets, a speeding bus collided with him. The collision forced both vehicles onto the sidewalk of Cooper Street and destroyed Detective Seebohm's vehicle. He suffered traumatic injuries and was pronounced dead upon arrival at the hospital.

The bus driver was charged with failing to yield to the detective's right of way and reckless driving.

Detective Seebohm was survived by his wife and daughter, and his five siblings (one a Cincinnati police officer). He is buried at Spring Grove Cemetery.

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Your heroism and service is honored today as we approach the 62nd anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer, 58 years after you were killed.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered.

Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Loya

Phyllis Loya
mother of Larry Lasater
April 2, 2009

 

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