Police Officer Dennis J. Gorlewski

Police Officer Dennis J. Gorlewski

Milwaukee Police Department, Wisconsin

End of Watch Wednesday, March 25, 1987

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Dennis J. Gorlewski

Police Officer Dennis Gorlewski was killed in a motorcycle crash while conducting an escort.

He was traveling through the intersection of S 35th Street and W National Avenue when a semi-trailer struck him. The semi-trailer collided with another truck, which caused Officer Gorlewski to be pinned between the two semi trucks.

Officer Gorlewski had served with the Milwaukee Police Department for 26 years. He was survived by his wife and two children and one grandchild.


  • Age 50
  • Tour 26 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash


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Rest in peace Officer Gorlewski.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

March 19, 2021

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