Officer Rank: Deputy Sheriff

Department: Kalamazoo County (MI) Sheriff's Office

End of Watch: 08/15/2021

Cause: Gunfire

Age: 39

Length of Service: 9 years

Deputy Sheriff Proxmire succumbed to a gunshot wound he sustained the previous night while involved in a vehicle pursuit. Deputy Proxmire was fired upon by the suspect during a high- speed vehicle chase and died the following day. The suspect was shot and killed by other deputies.




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