Officer Paul Joseph Werner

Officer Paul Joseph Werner

Anne Arundel County Police Department, Maryland

End of Watch Sunday, November 25, 1979

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Paul Joseph Werner

Officer Paul Werner suffered a fatal heart attack after climbing onto the roof of a commercial building to apprehend a burglary suspect.

He was able to make the arrest but suffered a heart attack at the scene and died before reaching the hospital.

Officer Werner had served with the Anne Arundel County Police Department for 8 years. He was survived by his wife and son.


  • Age 31
  • Tour 8 years
  • Badge 365

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

arrest, burglary

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