Police Officer George H. Raabe

Police Officer George H. Raabe

Milwaukee Police Department, Wisconsin

End of Watch Tuesday, November 2, 1937

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George H. Raabe

Officer Raabe was shot and killed when he and two other officers surprised three safe crackers attempting to burglarize a dairy company. During a shootout all three officers were shot, and Officer Raabe died of his wounds. One of the suspects was also shot and killed.

Officer Raabe had been with the agency for eight years. He was survived by his six children.


  • Age 37
  • Tour 8 years
  • Badge 988

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender One shot and killed

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Rest in peace Officer Raabe.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

December 22, 2018

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