Police Officer Edward Dehmer

Police Officer Edward Dehmer

Newark Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch Friday, December 1, 1933

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Edward Dehmer

Officer Dehmer succumbed to injuries sustained three days earlier when he was struck by a vehicle while directing traffic at the intersection of Lyons Avenue and Clinton Place. The driver of the vehicle was charged with automobile manslaughter.

Officer Dehmer had been with the agency for 15 years and was assigned to the Traffic Division.


  • Age 42
  • Tour 15 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle
  • Incident Date Tuesday, November 28, 1933

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No passage of time can ever erase your service and sacrifice. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

December 1, 2020

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