Police Officer Charles J. Stewart

Police Officer Charles J. Stewart

Detroit Police Department, Michigan

End of Watch Saturday, September 16, 1899

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Charles J. Stewart

Police Officer Charles Stewart was struck and killed by an electric streetcar at the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and Orleans Street while on bicycle patrol at 8:25 pm.

He was waiting for another officer at the intersection when the accident occurred.

Officer Stewart had served with the Detroit Police Department for six years. He was survived by his wife and 3-year-old child.


  • Age 29
  • Tour 6 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by streetcar

bike patrol

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Rest in peace Officer Stewart.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

February 7, 2022

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