Officer William Walter Hansen

Officer William Walter Hansen

Velva Police Department, North Dakota

End of Watch Wednesday, September 27, 1950

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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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Rest in peace Officer Hansen.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

January 10, 2022

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