Detective Michael K. Erickson

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Detective Michael K. Erickson

Orange County Sheriff’s Office, Florida

End of Watch: Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Age: 48 / Tour: 20 Years

Cause of death: Heart Attack
Detective Michael Erickson suffered a fatal heart attack after responding to several high-stress calls, including an infant being shot in the face and a multiple homicide scene.

Detective Erickson was a U.S. Air Force veteran and had served with the Orange County Sheriff’s Office for 20 years. He was survived by his wife, four children, and five grandchildren.