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Patrolman Chester Burmeister | Cleveland Police Department, Ohio Cleveland Police Department, Ohio


Chester Burmeister

Cleveland Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch: Wednesday, December 23, 1964

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 44

Tour: 17 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Vehicular assault

Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved

Offender: Apprehended

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Patrolman Chester Burmeister was struck and killed by a drunk driver while directing traffic around the scene of an accident on the Innerbelt.

The driver who struck him was charged with manslaughter.

Patrolman Burmeister had served with the agency for 17 years.

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Gone, but not fogotten.
You are in our thoughts and prayers today.

Sgt. T. J. Jones
Greater Cleveland Transit Police Department, Ohio
December 23, 2013


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