Officer Brent David Wisdom

Officer Brent David Wisdom

Fort Worth Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Wednesday, September 2, 1992

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Brent David Wisdom

Officer Brent Wisdom was killed when he was struck by a drunk driver while assisting a disabled motorist. Officer Wisdom became partially stuck in the car's windshield as he was dragged down the street. He was transported to Harris Methodist Hospital where he succumbed to the massive head injuries and lower body trauma 4 hours later.

The drunk driver had a blood alcohol count of .25 at the time of the incident. He was sentenced to 15 years in jail for Officer Wisdom's death.

Officer Wisdom had served with the Fort Worth Police Department for only six months and is survived by his parents and brother.


  • Age 22
  • Tour 6 months
  • Badge 2567

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Not available

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A hero with a humble name. Rest in peace Officer Wisdom.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

October 27, 2019

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