Auxiliary Captain George Maxin

Auxiliary Captain George Maxin

Willowick Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch Friday, December 31, 1976

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George Maxin

Auxiliary Captain Maxin was struck and killed by a vehicle while directing traffic during a New Year's Eve church service. He was struck as he stood in a crosswalk in front of the church.

The driver of the vehicle was not charged.

Auxiliary Captain Maxin had served with the agency for 10 years. He was survived by his wife and four children.


  • Age 53
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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NEVER FORGET! On behalf of the Ohio Attorneys General Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation, we honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Auxiliary Captain George Maxin of the Willowick Police Department, Ohio and the additional 80 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Superintendent Joe Morbitzer
Ohio Attorney General, Bureau of Criminal Investigation

December 31, 2022

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