Police Officer Edward Cerveny

Police Officer Edward Cerveny

Greenfield Township Police Department, Michigan

End of Watch Saturday, November 24, 1923

Add to My Heroes

Edward Cerveny

Police Officer Edward Cerveny was struck and killed by a vehicle while investigating a stolen truck near the intersection of 6-mile Road and Townline Road.

He and another officer had confiscated the vehicle. As Officer Cerveny stepped from the vehicle he was fatally struck by another vehicle.

The Edward Cerveny Intermediate School was named in his honor.


  • Age 41
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

Most Recent Reflection

View all 3 Reflections

Officer Cerveny,
Sir, it has taken over 89 years but you are finally being honored. I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Greenfield Township.


United States Border Patrol

January 17, 2013

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.