Trooper John W. Cain

Trooper John W. Cain

Michigan State Police, Michigan

End of Watch Wednesday, November 26, 1941

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John W. Cain

Trooper John Cain was killed when his patrol car was struck head-on by a drunk driver fleeing the scene of a hit-and-run accident in Flat Rock, Michigan.

Trooper Cain and his partner were en route to another accident call when they were struck. The drunk driver was also killed in the accident.


  • Age 22
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Killed in accident


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I am your nephew and I try to live my life each day in honor of you.I ask myself would my Uncle John approve of what I was doing.Rest in Peace and Hug my dad for me.

Patrick Cain

May 1, 2022

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