Last Updated: 2009-08-20

Patrolman John H. Posenau
End of Watch: Friday, November 14, 1952

Patrolman John H. Posenau

Biographical information



Tour of Duty:

11 years

Badge number:

Not available

Incident Details

Cause of Death:

Heart attack

Date of Incident:

Friday, November 14, 1952

Weapon Used:

Not available

Suspect Info:

Not available


Patrolman Posenau suffered a fatal heart attack following a struggle with a suspect on East Franklin Street. The suspect was apprehended and put in a patrol wagon at which time Patrolman Posenau suffered the heart attack.

Patrolman Posenau had been with the agency for 11 years.

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