Police Officer William E. Mears

Police Officer William E. Mears

St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, Missouri

End of Watch Tuesday, March 25, 1941

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William E. Mears

Police Officer William Mears was killed in a motorcycle accident at the intersection of Hampton Avenue and Loran Street at 11:25 pm.

His motorcycle drove through two wooden barricades that had been placed around a construction site.

Officer Mears had been with the agency for 11 years and was survived by his wife and two daughters.


  • Age 34
  • Tour 11 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Rest in peace Officer Mears.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

November 11, 2019

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