Patrolman Leonard William Alber

Patrolman Leonard William Alber

Ann Arbor Police Department, Michigan

End of Watch Thursday, May 31, 1956

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Leonard William Alber

Patrolman Leonard Alber was killed in an automobile crash when he lost control of his patrol car and struck a light pole at the intersection of South Main Street and East William Street.

He was transported to the University of Michigan Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Patrolman Albert was a U.S. Navy veteran of WWII and had served with the Ann Arbor Police Department for one year. He was survived by his fiancee, sister, and brother.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge 42
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

single vehicle crash

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

May 31, 2015

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