Police Officer Ernest F. Schwoeble

Police Officer Ernest F. Schwoeble

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Monday, November 13, 1967

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Ernest F. Schwoeble

Officer Schwoeble died of a heart attack after arresting one of three youths he caught raping a 38-year-old mother of 13 in an alley behind Uber Street. He had gotten a suspect in his patrol car when he collapsed.

Officer Schwoeble was a four-year veteran of the force.

Officer Schwoeble was survived by his wife and daughter.


  • Age 26
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge 5927

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Rest in peace Officer Schwoeble.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

March 9, 2019

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