Patrolman Harold O. Olson

Patrolman Harold O. Olson

Minneapolis Police Department, Minnesota

End of Watch Saturday, August 9, 1941

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Harold O. Olson

Patrolman Olson was killed in a motorcycle accident at Lyndale Avenue and 46th Street North while attempting to stop a vehicle for a traffic violation.
Patrolman Olson had only been with the agency for ten months and was survived by his wife.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 10 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 72nd anniversary year of your death. I am priviliged to be among the first to leave a tribute to you. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered. Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Lasater Loya
mom of fallen Pittsburg (CA) officer Larry Lasater

February 3, 2013

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