Law Enforcement Memorial

In Special Dedication to one of our own, Marshal Edmund Hanske, End of Watch  08-23-14

Marshal Edmund E. Hanske
Kiel Police Department Wisconsin
End of Watch: Sunday, August 23, 1914
Cause: Vehicular assault

Biographical Info Age: 46
Tour of Duty: 1 year
Badge Number: Not available

Marshal Edmund Hanske was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver while attempting to flag the vehicle down for speeding. He was struck as he stepped into the roadway.

The juvenile driver who fled the scene was apprehended and charged with manslaughter.

Marshal Hanske had served with the Kiel Police Department for 1 year. He was survived by his wife.