Local History Photos

Ann Arbor Police Department Group Photo


Ann Arbor Police Department Group Photo

Top row: Emanuel Sodt, Red Howard, Unknown, Unknown, Edward Blumhardt, Unknown. Bottom row: Bill Aprill, Gus Meyers, Chief Tom O'Brien, Charlie Kopp, Fred Sodt. As remembered by E. Keebler 12/1/1978.

Courtesy of Lt. Michael Logghe, the Ann Arbor Police Department and the City of Ann Arbor.


Article Keywords: Ann Arbor Police Department
People: Charlie Kopp, Edward Blumhardt, Emanuel J. Sodt, Erwin M. Keebler, Frederick G. Sodt, Gustave M. Meyers, Marland G. Howard, Thomas M. O'Brien, William J. Aprill
Date: 1918

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Ann Arbor Police Department Group Photo


Ann Arbor Police Department Group Photo

Courtesy of Lt. Michael Logghe, the Ann Arbor Police Department and the City


Article Keywords: Ann Arbor Police Department
People: Albert E. Heusel, Arnold C. Busch, Benjamin J. Ball, Casper Michaelson, Chas A. Kapp, Clark A. Earl, Clifford West, Erwin E. Davidson, Erwin M. Keebler, Eugene J. Gehringer, Harry G. Smith, Herman Suma, John L. Osborn, Julius G. Ehnis, Louis W. Fohey, Marland G. Howard, Norman E. Cook, Oscar W. Weir, Richard A. Burman, Roland A. Wooster, Roy Richter, Schuyler V. Bartholomew, Sherman H. Mortenson, Thomas L. Fohey, Thomas O'Brien, Walter E. Schmid, William C. Marz, William E. Hitchingham
Date: 1928

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Ann Arbor Police Department Officer Herman Suma's Training Certificate


Ann Arbor Police Department Officer Herman Suma's Training Certificate

Courtesy of Lt. Michael Logghe, the Ann Arbor Police Department and the City of Ann Arbor.


Article Keywords: Law Enforcement Training, State of Michigan Police Officers' Training School
People: Herman Suma
Date: 25 July 1932

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William H. Padgett, #28381


William H. Padgett, #28381

William H. Padgett was charged in the March, 1935, murder of Officer Clifford Stang during the robbery of a clothing store on Washington Street in Ann Arbor.

Courtesy of Lt. Michael Logghe, the Ann Arbor Police Department and the City of Ann Arbor.


Article Keywords: Ann Arbor Police Department, Crime & Criminals, Criminal Investigations, Murder Investigations
People: Clifford A. Stang, William H. Padgett
Date: 1935

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Murder Indictment of William H. Padgett


Murder Indictment of William H. Padgett

William H. Padgett was charged in the March, 1935, murder of Officer Clifford Stang during the robbery of a clothing store on Washington Street in Ann Arbor.

Courtesy of Lt. Michael Logghe, the Ann Arbor Police Department and the City of Ann Arbor.

Keywords: AAPD, Ann Arbor Police Department, William Padgett, criminals, criminal investigations, murder, homicides, Clifford Stang, Sid Stang,


Article Keywords: Ann Arbor Police Department, Conlin-Wetherbee, Courts - Washtenaw County, Crime & Criminals, Murder Victim, Police Investigations
People: Albert J. Rapp, Clifford A. Stang, William H. Padgett, William Hayden
Places: 118 E Washington St
Date: May 1936

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Ann Arbor Police Department Group Photo, 1939


Ann Arbor Police Department Group Photo, 1939

Courtesy of Lt. Michael Logghe, the Ann Arbor Police Department and the City of Ann Arbor.


Article Keywords: Ann Arbor Police Department
Date: 1939

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FBI machine gun training, circa 1940


FBI machine gun training, circa 1940

Courtesy of Lt. Michael Logghe, the Ann Arbor Police Department and the City of Ann Arbor.


Article Keywords: Ann Arbor Police Department, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Firearms, Law Enforcement Training, Weapons
Date: 1940

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Ann Arbor Police Department outdoor pistol range, circa 1940


Ann Arbor Police Department outdoor pistol range, circa 1940

Courtesy of Lt. Michael Logghe, the Ann Arbor Police Department and the City of Ann Arbor.


Article Keywords: Ann Arbor Police Department, Firearms, Law Enforcement Training, Weapons
Date: 1940

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Ann Arbor Police Department Motorcycle Officers in front of Old City Hall, circa 1940


Ann Arbor Police Department Motorcycle Officers in front of Old City Hall, circa 1940

Courtesy of Lt. Michael Logghe, the Ann Arbor Police Department and the City of Ann Arbor.

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Article Keywords: Ann Arbor - City Hall, Ann Arbor Police Department, Law Enforcement Vehicles, Motorcycles
Places: E Huron & S Fifth Ave
Date: 1940

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Police report (1944)


Police report (1944)

This is the initial police report of the kidnapping of Officer Stauch.

Courtesy of Lt. Michael Logghe, the Ann Arbor Police Department and the City of Ann Arbor.


Article Keywords: Ann Arbor Police Department, Camp Cassidy Lake (Chelsea), Crime & Criminals, Escapees, Law Enforcement Equipment, Law Enforcement Vehicles, Michigan State Police
People: Officer Hitchingham, Officer Stauch
Date: 15 June 1944

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