Patrolman Albert Flemke

Patrolman Albert Flemke

Cleveland Division of Police, Ohio

End of Watch Thursday, March 22, 1928

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Albert Flemke

Patrolman Flemke was killed in a motorcycle accident when his police motorcycle collided with a car that failed to stop on East 61st Street.

Patrolman Flemke was traveling westbound on Woodland Avenue when a vehicle failed to yield. He suffered a fatal head injury and died at a local hospital.

Patrolman Flemke had served with the Cleveland Division of Police for seven years. He was survived by his wife, son, and mother.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge 803

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash


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NEVER FORGET! On behalf of the Ohio Attorneys General Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation, we honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Patrolman Albert Flemke of the Cleveland Division of Police, Ohio and the additional 48 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Superintendent Joe Morbitzer
Ohio Attorney General, Bureau of Criminal Investigation

March 22, 2023

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