Police Officer Darren Maurice Weathers

Police Officer Darren Maurice Weathers

Detroit Police Department, Michigan

End of Watch Tuesday, February 13, 2018

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Darren Maurice Weathers

Police Officer Darren Weathers was killed in a vehicle crash on Michigan Avenue, near Clark Avenue.

He was participating in a surveillance training exercise when his vehicle collided with another before striking a utility pole. Officer Weathers was transported to Henry Ford Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Officer Weathers was a U.S. military veteran and had served with the Detroit Police Department for almost two years. During his time with the department, he pulled fellow Officer Jay Johnson to safety during a 2017 shoot out with a suspect as they responded to a domestic violence call.

Officer Weathers is survived by his wife and daughter.


  • Age 25
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge 4644
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash


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As i reflect on the life and sacrifice of Officer Darren Weathers, I am profoundly touched by his unwavering dedication to duty and selflessness. As my silent partner, is honor beyond words. His commitment to his country, community, and fellow officers has left an indelible mark. The bravery he displayed in saving another officer, earning him the Medal of Honor, serves as a beacon of inspiration for me. It compels me to be a better person. Officer Weathers' legacy will forever guide and motivate me along this journey.

Student Police Officer Barragan

May 12, 2024

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