Patrolman Albert Miller

Patrolman Albert Miller

Cleveland Division of Police, Ohio

End of Watch Wednesday, December 3, 1913

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Albert Miller

Patrolman Albert Miller was beaten to death after being called from home to quell a disturbance two doors down from his house.

Several people were attempting to gain entranc to a party uninvited. As Patrolman Miller emerged from his home drowsy and half dressed the crowd began to jeer him and attacked him. One of the men struck him in the head with a piece of fence, crushing his skull. Three men were subsequently convicted of manslaughter and sentencd to prison.

Patrolman Miller had been with the agency for two years. He was survived by his wife, who witnessed the entire incident, and son.


  • Age 32
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Assault
  • Weapon Blunt object
  • Offender Three suspects found guilty

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NEVER FORGET! On behalf of the Westerville, Ohio Division of Police, we honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Patrolman Albert Miller of the Cleveland Division of Police, Ohio and the additional 62 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Chief Joe Morbitzer
Westerville, Ohio Division of Police

December 3, 2018

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