Police Officer Fred Holwedel

Police Officer Fred Holwedel

Detroit Police Department, Michigan

End of Watch Friday, August 22, 1913

Fred Holwedel

Officer Holwedel was shot and killed when he interrupted a burglary in progress. The suspect fled after shooting Officer Holwedel.

Officer Holwedel had served with the Detroit Police Department for only 5 months and was survived by his wife.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour 5 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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Chief Marshal Randy Ford, Ret.
Green Mt Falls, CO

August 22, 2017

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