Officer Michael W. Herring

Officer Michael W. Herring

San Francisco Police Department, California

End of Watch Tuesday, September 10, 1974

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Michael W. Herring

Officer Michael Herring was killed when he lost control of his three-wheel motorcycle while on heading to a traffic detail at Candlestick Park. Officer Herring lost control of his motorcycle and struck a concrete retaining wall and was thrown from his bike, over the wall and 40 feet to the ground below.


  • Age 26
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

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

September 10, 2020

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