Sheriff Fred Sperber

Sheriff Fred Sperber

Hamilton County Sheriff's Office, Ohio

End of Watch Thursday, December 31, 1942

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Fred Sperber

Sheriff Fred Sperber was killed when his patrol car was struck by a streetcar.

Sheriff Sperber had served in law enforcement for 31 years. He was survived by his wife and one child.


  • Age 54
  • Tour 31 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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NEVER FORGET! Please join me and honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Sheriff Fred Sperber of the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office, Ohio and the additional 81 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Superintendent Joe Morbitzer
Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation

December 31, 2023

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