Police Officer Leland Alexander

Police Officer Leland Alexander

Detroit Police Department, Michigan

End of Watch Friday, May 12, 1916

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Leland Alexander

Patrolman Leland Alexander was shot and killed in a gun battle with three robbery suspect.

He gave chase of one of the suspects, and was killed in an exchange of gunfire in an alleyway. All three suspects were apprehended later in the day.

Patrolman Alexander was survived by his wife.


  • Age 29
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Apprehended

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No amount of time can ever make us forget your service and sacrifice for our country. Thank you and RIP

John Haseltine - Civilian

May 12, 2016

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