Login | About Us | Contact Us | Search Connect With ODMP Facebook Twitter
ODMP Remembers...

Officer Michael D. Hemschmeyer | Phoenix Police Department, Arizona Phoenix Police Department, Arizona


Michael D. Hemschmeyer

Phoenix Police Department, Arizona

End of Watch: Friday, November 2, 1973

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 32

Tour: 4 years

Badge # 1845

Cause: Automobile crash

· Leave a Reflection
· Add to My Heroes
· Update this memorial

Share this memorial:
Email to a Friend

Officer Hemschmeyer was killed in a traffic accident while responding to another officer’s call for assistance. A sedan that had pulled over for the officer’s emergency lights was struck from behind by a garbage truck. The force of the collision threw the vehicle into the path of the approaching patrol car, killing officer Hemschmeyer.
Officer Hemschmeyer had been with the agency for four years.

Leave a Reflection · Update Memorial

View all 17 Reflections

Most Recent Reflection

"Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God."
Matthew 5:9

Marshal Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service
November 2, 2012


Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now:

(will show below Reflection)
(will show below Reflection)
(e-mail remains private)
Remember my rank, agency and email address
I have read and agree to the Reflections Terms of Use
(revised 5/31/2012)
All 2017 Deaths