Detective James R. Fine

Detective James R. Fine

Racine Police Department, Wisconsin

End of Watch Friday, January 11, 1974

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James R. Fine

Detective James Fine was shot and killed while responding to a domestic disturbance call.

The suspect had told the other subjects involved that he would shoot any policeman who came to the home. When Detective Fine arrived the suspect shot a .30-.06 rifle through two doors and struck Detective Fine, killing him. The man then committed suicide.

Detective Fine had served with the Racine Police Department for nine years.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour 9 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle; .30-.06
  • Offender Committed suicide

domestic

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