Officer William Walter Hansen

Officer William Walter Hansen

Velva Police Department, North Dakota

End of Watch Wednesday, September 27, 1950

William Walter Hansen

Officer Hansen was electrocuted when he attempted to pick up a live wire which had fallen onto the ground. He was killed instantly when he touched the wire.

Officer Hansen was survived by his daughter.


  • Age 45
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Electrocuted

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