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

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

August 21, 2020

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