Police Officer Kenneth Michael Hansen

Police Officer Kenneth Michael Hansen

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch Tuesday, June 11, 1991

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Kenneth Michael Hansen

Police Officer Kenneth Hansen drowned while posing as a victim during a water rescue training session. He was reported missing and his body was recovered from New York Harbor in Lower Manhattan the next day.

Officer Hansen is survived by his father (a police detective), mother, fiancée, sister, and two brothers, who are both also police officers.


  • Age 26
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Drowned

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Rest In Peace Ken. May the Lord hold you in the palm of his hand as you now patrol the heavens. It was a true pleasure to have know you and work with you.

William McLeod
Ret. Supervisory Special Agent USCS

June 11, 2018

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