Police Officer William Franklin Askew

Police Officer William Franklin Askew

Metro-Dade Police Department, Florida

End of Watch Tuesday, July 24, 1979

William Franklin Askew

Officer Askew suffered a fatal heart attack while struggling with a juvenile suspect following a foot chase. The chase began after Officer Askew pulled the suspect over.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Sorry Officer Askew. I used Officer William Cook's name in your reflection. Rest in peace saving Dade County.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

July 19, 2018

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