Police Officer James E. Wolframe

Police Officer James E. Wolframe

Detroit Police Department, Michigan

End of Watch Friday, August 21, 1964

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James E. Wolframe

Officer Wolframe was struck and killed by a vehicle while conducting a traffic stop on a city expressway at 9:30 p.m.

He had served with the Detroit Police Department for 1 year and was survived by his wife and two young children.


  • Age 23
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge 2038

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

traffic stop

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To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 49th anniversary year of your death. I am priviliged to be among the first to leave a tribute to you. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered. Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Lasater Loya
mom of fallen Pittsburg Officer Larry Lasater, eow 4/24/05

March 25, 2013

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