Police Officer Daniel T. Fraembs

Police Officer Daniel T. Fraembs

Pomona Police Department, California

End of Watch Saturday, May 11, 1996

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Daniel T. Fraembs

Police Officer Daniel Fraembs was shot and killed while checking on three suspicious subjects that included two male gang members in an industrial area on South Humane Way, near Mission Boulevard, at approximately 1:30 am.

As Officer Fraembs patted down the first male suspect the second man was able to draw a .45 caliber handgun and shot Officer Fraembs in the face, killing him.

The gang member who shot him was sentenced to death in 1997.

Officer Fraembs was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and had served with the Pomona Police Department for three years. He is survived by his mother and sister.

Bio

  • Age 37
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge 27
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun; .45 caliber
  • Offender Sentenced to death

gang member, suspicious person

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Dan, It's been 24 years since you went home to Heaven. I miss you greatly, back to the days when we met while living in the same dorm at the University of Cincinnati. Please give my son Mattie a hug, and help him when he needs it. You are such a good soul. Love you & miss you. Thoughts and prayers for your Mom and sister Darah.

God Bless,
Greg

Gregory Lamb
Friend from the University of Cincinnati

May 16, 2020

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