Trooper Byron J. Erickson

Trooper Byron J. Erickson

Michigan State Police, Michigan

End of Watch Saturday, July 31, 1993

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Byron J. Erickson

Trooper Byron Erickson died from injuries sustained in an accident on July 2, 1993. The accident occurred during the pursuit of a felon. The felon was later apprehended and sentenced on multi-jurisdictional warrants.

Trooper Erickson had served with the agency for four and a half years. He was survived by his wife and son.


  • Age 36
  • Tour 4 years, 6 months
  • Badge 91

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Incident Date Friday, July 2, 1993
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice will always be remembered by your law enforcement brethren.

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

July 31, 2020

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