Deputy Sheriff Sung Hui Bang

Deputy Sheriff Sung Hui Bang

Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office, Wisconsin

End of Watch Thursday, August 17, 2000

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Sung Hui Bang

Deputy Sheriff Sung Bang and Deputy Ralph Zylka were killed in a helicopter accident in Dodge County, Wisconsin while assisting in the search for a suspect.

Their helicopter experienced mechanical problems and crashed while returning to Milwaukee County. The deputies performed an instrumental role in apprehending the suspect, who was wanted for murdering an off-duty police officer. The helicopter was a 20-year-old military surplus aircraft.

Deputy Bang, the pilot, had been employed with the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Department for three years.


  • Age 31
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Aircraft accident

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Rest in peace Deputy Sheriff Bang.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

January 11, 2022

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