Police Officer Ronald Ivan English

Police Officer Ronald Ivan English

Detroit Police Department, Michigan

End of Watch Monday, July 27, 1959

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Ronald Ivan English

Officer English succumbed to injuries sustained 18 months earlier while attempting to stop a speeding vehicle. He remained in a coma from the time of the accident until his death.

Officer English had served with the Detroit Police Department for 6 years. He was survived by his wife, son, and two daughters.


  • Age 29
  • Tour 6 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Incident Date Tuesday, January 28, 1958
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice will never be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren. Rest in peace always

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

July 27, 2020

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