Police Officer Donald E. Hewitt

Police Officer Donald E. Hewitt

Prairie City Police Department, Iowa

End of Watch Saturday, December 3, 1977

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Donald E. Hewitt

Officer Donald Hewitt was killed in an automobile accident during a high-speed pursuit at 11:45 pm. He was attempting to position his vehicle in front of the suspect's car in order to slow it down. While maneuvering his vehicle was struck broadside and he and a passenger were killed instantly.

Officer Hewitt was survived by his son.


  • Age 24
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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Rest in Peace, Officer Hewitt. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

January 3, 2014

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