Login | About Us | Contact Us | Search Connect With ODMP Facebook Twitter
ODMP Remembers...

Police Officer Edward Russell Young | Metro-Dade Police Department, Florida Metro-Dade Police Department, Florida

Police Officer

Edward Russell Young

Metro-Dade Police Department, Florida

End of Watch: Wednesday, September 23, 1981

Bio & Incident Details

Age: Not available

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Automobile accident

· Leave a Reflection
· Add to My Heroes
· Update this memorial

Share this memorial:
Email to a Friend

Officer Young was killed in an automobile accident at 0300 hours while he and his partner responded to backup officers from a neighboring jurisdiction who were attempting to apprehend robbery suspects. During the response the patrol car blew out the right front tire, causing it to go out of control and strike a utility pole. Two months prior to the accident Officer Young and his partner were awarded Officer of the Month for their outstanding police work.
Officer Young was survived by his wife and mother.

Leave a Reflection · Update Memorial

View all 13 Reflections

Most Recent Reflection

Rest in peace.

Sgt. Jim Russo
September 24, 2016


Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now:

(will show below Reflection)
(will show below Reflection)
(e-mail remains private)
Remember my rank, agency and email address
I have read and agree to the Reflections Terms of Use
(revised 5/31/2012)
All 2016 Deaths