Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 9 years
Badge # 209
Cause: Vehicular assault
Incident Date: 3/31/1935
Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved
Officer Wilson was killed when a speeding vehicle being driven by a drunk driver, struck him as he was crossing a street to use a call box. The suspect was apprehended and tried in connection with Officer Wilson's death.
Officer Wilson had been a member of the Seattle Police Department for 9 years. He was survived by his wife, son, and daughter.