Police Officer Steven D. Michalko

Police Officer Steven D. Michalko

Danbury Police Department, Connecticut

End of Watch Thursday, November 11, 1976

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Steven D. Michalko

Officer Michalko died after being overtaken by carbon monoxide gas while sitting in a parked patrol car.

Officer Michalko had served with the agency for 1 year. He was survived by his wife, parents, and sister.


  • Age 23
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Exposure to toxins

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Officer Michalko, it has been 47 years since you were taken from us. New England law enforcement has continued to thrive, learn and become safer due to the traditions and sacrifices you, your family, and many others have made for us. Thank you for your law enforcement service.

Chief (Ret) Steven Marshall
Georges Mills, NH

November 11, 2023

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