Patrol Officer Wallace Edward Averill

Patrol Officer Wallace Edward Averill

Howell Police Department, Michigan

End of Watch Thursday, July 31, 1952

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Wallace Edward Averill

Patrol Officer Wallace Averill was struck and killed by a vehicle while conducting a traffic stop on Oak Grove Road, 300 feet north of Route 59.

As he stepped from his patrol car another car struck him and then ran into an embankment.

Officer Averill was survived by his wife and four children.


  • Age 43
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

traffic stop

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Rest in peace always knowing your service and sacrifice will never be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 31, 2020

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