Police Officer Michael Lee Edwards

Police Officer Michael Lee Edwards

Los Angeles Police Department, California

End of Watch Saturday, May 11, 1974

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Michael Lee Edwards

Officer Michael Edwards was shot and killed execution style after being abducted by unknown assailants. He was last seen leaving the police academy on May 10, 1974. His handcuffed body was found the next day in an abandoned apartment building.

The case was never solved and remains open with the Los Angeles Police Department.

Officer Edwards had served with the Los Angeles Police Department for five years. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 25
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge 15444

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Friday, May 10, 1974
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Case never solved


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I loved you since the day you were born.
I've never stopped loviabows
You're death will not be in vain
Still on duty since 11 years old
I'll love you forever and like you for always as long as I'm living my baby you'll be.
Rest in power
Justice ⚖️ has all the might
Just in case I don't make it home to night let me make love to you for the last time.
Love you're woman - chapman

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February 18, 2022

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