Heroes Roll Call

Heroes Roll Call: Our September Heroes

The Cleveland Police Museum in honored to tell the stories of our Fallen Officers on the anniversaries of their End of Watch. These officers made the ultimate sacrifice while protecting and serving the City of Cleveland. Learn their stories at www.clevelandpolicemuseum.org/heroes

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Heroes Roll Call: Patrolman Marcus Segan, #312

The Cleveland Police Museum is honored to share the stories of our Fallen Officers on the anniversaries of their End of Watch. Members of Officer Segan’s platoon from the Fifth District presented a plaque to Mrs. Segan at her home on December 3, 1944, in tribute to his sacrifice.   Inspector Michael J. Blackwell said, “He…

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Our November Heroes

The Cleveland Police Museum in honored to tell the stories of our Fallen Officers on the anniversaries of their End of Watch. These officers made the ultimate sacrifice while protecting and serving the City of Cleveland. Learn their stories at www.clevelandpolicemuseum.org/heroes

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Heroes Roll Call: Detective William H. Hulligan, #114

The Cleveland Police Museum is honored to tell the stories of our Fallen Officers on the anniversary of their End of Watch. Captain Henry Hoehn and Detective William Hulligan were detailed to bring back the prisoner by train. The two policemen and their charge boarded the train in Allegheny City at midnight. The prisoner was…

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Heroes Roll Call: Our April Heroes

The Cleveland Police Museum in honored to tell the stories of our Fallen Officers on the anniversaries of their End of Watch. These officers made the ultimate sacrifice while protecting and serving the City of Cleveland. Learn their stories at www.clevelandpolicemuseum.org/heroes

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The Cleveland Police Museum in honored to tell the stories of our Fallen Officers on the anniversaries of their End of Watch. These officers made the ultimate sacrifice while protecting and serving the City of Cleveland. Learn their stories at www.clevelandpolicemuseum.org/heroes

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Heroes Roll Call: Our December Heroes

The Cleveland Police Museum in honored to tell the stories of our Fallen Officers on the anniversaries of their End of Watch. These officers made the ultimate sacrifice while protecting and serving the City of Cleveland. Learn their stories at www.clevelandpolicemuseum.org/heroes

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Heroes Roll Call: Our May Heroes

The Cleveland Police Museum in honored to tell the stories of our Fallen Officers on the anniversaries of their End of Watch. These officers made the ultimate sacrifice while protecting and serving the City of Cleveland. Learn their stories at www.clevelandpolicemuseum.org/heroes

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Heroes Roll Call: Our June Heroes

The Cleveland Police Museum in honored to tell the stories of our Fallen Officers on the anniversaries of their End of Watch. These officers made the ultimate sacrifice while protecting and serving the City of Cleveland. Learn their stories at www.clevelandpolicemuseum.org/heroes

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Heroes Roll Call: Our July Heroes

The Cleveland Police Museum in honored to tell the stories of our Fallen Officers on the anniversaries of their End of Watch. These officers made the ultimate sacrifice while protecting and serving the City of Cleveland. Learn their stories at www.clevelandpolicemuseum.org/heroes

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Heroes Roll Call: Patrol Officer Vu X. Nguyen, #1534

The Cleveland Police Museum is honored to tell the stories of our Fallen Officers on the anniversary of their End of Watch The Nguyen family arrived in the United States in 1975, settling in the Cleveland area.  Vu X. Nguyen graduated from Lakewood High School and attended Ohio State University for two years.  He served…

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Heroes Roll Call: Detective James M. Skernivitz, #2249

The Cleveland Police Museum is honored to tell the stories of our Fallen Officers on the anniversary of their End of Watch James M. Skernivitz was born and raised in the Slavic Village neighborhood of the City of Cleveland.  He was appointed a Cleveland Police Officer on February 17, 1998, achieving a goal he had…

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Heroes Roll Call: Patrolman Joseph Haydu, #1576

The Cleveland Police Museum is honored to tell the stories of our Fallen Officers on the anniversaries of their End of Watch. Inspired by the detective novels he read as a youth, Joseph Haydu joined the Cleveland Police Department in September, 1946. He served honorably, breaking up gangs, surviving an assault by several men he…

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Heroes Roll Call: Patrolman John Blaskovic, #1092

The Cleveland Police Museum is honored to tell the stories of our Fallen Officers on the anniversaries of their End of Watch. John Thomas Blaskovic was appointed a Patrolman on March 1, 1944 and assigned Badge Number 1092.  While assigned to the Police Academy, Officer Blaskovic requested a Leave of Absence on May 23, 1944…

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Heroes Roll Call: Detective John Apanites

The Cleveland Police Museum is honored to tell the stories of our Fallen Officers on the anniversaries of their End of Watch. John Apanites Jr. was appointed a Cleveland Patrolman on April 2, 1968 at the age of twenty-five and was the son of Cleveland Police Lieutenant John E. Apanites. He resigned from the police…

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Heroes Roll Call: Patrolman William Armstrong, #436

In honor of National Police Week, the Cleveland Police Museum tells the stories of Cleveland’s fallen officers. Patrolman William P. Armstrong, was appointed to the Cleveland Police Department on June 20, 1915.  Armstrong was assigned the beat of Patrolman William Brown, who had been shot and killed September 25, 1917 while making an arrest. On…

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Heroes Roll Call: Patrolman Virgil Bayne, #896

The Cleveland Police Museum is honored to tell the stories of our Fallen Officers on the anniversaries of their End of Watch. Virgil T. Bayne was appointed to the Cleveland Police Department on February 1, 1921 and assigned to the 4th district. On December 18, 1937 at 11 pm, Patrolmen Gerald Bode and Virgil Payne…

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