Deputy Sheriff I John Valentine Trandel

Deputy Sheriff I John Valentine Trandel

Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office, Wisconsin

End of Watch Friday, May 1, 1981

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John Valentine Trandel

Deputy Trandel suffered a fatal heart attack while struggling with a juvenile suspect at the Children's Court Center.

Deputy Trandel was survived by his wife, daughter, and two sons.


  • Age 46
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 210

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Deputy Sheriff Trandel,
On today, the 40th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Milwaukee County. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


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May 1, 2021

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