Reserve Officer Michael E. Haen

Reserve Officer Michael E. Haen

Kansas City Police Department, Kansas

End of Watch Friday, July 28, 1978

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Michael E. Haen

Reserve Officer Michael Haen was accidentally shot and killed by a sheriff's deputy after being dispatched to the scene of a traffic accident.

During the accident investigation, an officer attempted to arrest a suspect and a struggle ensued. Shots were exchanged and Officer Haen was accidentally struck by shots fired by the sheriff's deputy.

Officer Haen was survived by his wife, two daughters, and a son.


  • Age 38
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)

accident scene, crossfire

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Rest In Peace Brother in Blue. You are honored and remembered on the 40th anniversary of your EOW.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret.)
Upland Police Dept. CA

July 28, 2018

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