Chief of Police Frank H. Flowers

Chief of Police Frank H. Flowers

Warren Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch Thursday, April 3, 1919

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Frank H. Flowers

Chief Frank Flowers was killed when the vehicle he was riding in collided with a streetcar. The police chief from Youngstown was driving Chief Flowers back to Warren when he swerved to avoid a disabled vehicle and collided with the streetcar. Chief Flowers was thrown from the car and suffered fatal injuries.

Chief Flowers had served in law enforcement for 20 years. He was survived by his wife and child.


  • Age 52
  • Tour 20 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by streetcar

vehicle crash

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NEVER FORGET! On behalf of the Ohio Attorneys General Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation, we honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Chief of Police Frank H. Flowers of the Warren Police Department, Ohio and the additional 70 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Superintendent Joe Morbitzer
Ohio Attorney General, Bureau of Criminal Investigation

April 3, 2023

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