Patrolman Henry F. Wilton

Patrolman Henry F. Wilton

Hallandale Police Department, Florida

End of Watch Thursday, April 19, 1956

Henry F. Wilton

Patrolman Henry Wilton suffered a fatal heart attack following a struggle at the scene of a domestic disturbance. A struggle ensued as he attempted to arrest the drunk and disorderly male subject. He was able to subdue the man but collapsed as he placed him in the patrol car.

Patrolman Wilton had served with the agency for 2 years. He was survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 55
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Rest in peace Officer Wilton, I have seen your heroic name on the walls of honor at the Hallandale Beach Police Department.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

April 19, 2018

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