Investigator Michael Capizzi

Investigator Michael Capizzi

Erie County Prosecutor's Office, Ohio

End of Watch Monday, January 12, 1987

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Michael Capizzi

Investigator Michael Capizzi was struck and killed by a vehicle while walking on Ohio 56 in London, Ohio.

He was in London attending a training class on child abuse when he was struck in front of the training building.

Investigator Capizzi was a United States Army veteran and had served with the Erie County Prosecutor's Office for two years and previously served 11 years with the Erie County Sheriff's Department. He was survived by his wife, two sons, brother, and sister.


  • Age 36
  • Tour 13 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

single vehicle crash, training

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NEVER FORGET! Please help me honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Investigator Michael Capizzi of the Erie County Prosecutor's Office, Ohio and the additional 79 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Superintendent Joe Morbitzer (Retired)
Ohio Attorney General, Bureau of Criminal Investigation

January 12, 2024

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