Police Officer Warren Henry Omslaer

Police Officer Warren Henry Omslaer

Evanston Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Wednesday, October 5, 1927

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Warren Henry Omslaer

Officer Warren Omslaer was killed in a motorcycle accident when a vehicle driven by a retired Evanston police officer made a left-hand turn in front of the motorcycle.

Officer Omslaer, who was riding in the motorcycle's sidecar, was thrown from the bike and suffered fatal head injuries. The driver of the motorcycle was also thrown from the bike but suffered minor injuries.

Officer Omslaer had served with the Evanston Police Department for 1½ years. He was survived by his wife and two sisters.


  • Age 27
  • Tour 1 year, 6 months
  • Badge 153

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Officer Omslaer's story was read in Richton Park Police Department's roll call on 12-03-16 to honor him.

Sgt. James Galvan

December 3, 2016

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