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Trooper James E. Boland | Michigan State Police, Michigan Michigan State Police, Michigan

Trooper

James E. Boland

Michigan State Police, Michigan

End of Watch: Sunday, July 26, 1987

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 42

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Vehicular assault

Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved

Offender: Guilty of manslaughter

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Trooper Boland was struck and killed by a drunk driver while directing traffic in Traverse City following a community event. The drunk driver fled the scene but was later apprehended. She pled guilty to negligent homicide.
Trooper Boland was survived by his wife, five children, parents, and siblings.

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If there are any questions I could answer for the Bowland family feel free to contact me at [email protected] I was the off duty kalkaska co Deputy that witnessed the incident and was with your father till transported to Munsun

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Klalkaska Sheriff Meridian Police
December 22, 2015

 

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