John V. Weinhardt

Remembering Those Who Served
John V. Weinhardt
  • Born on September 13, 1907 in Newberg (on Danube), Germany
  • Appointed to department on August 6, 1935 as Sergeant and Secretary
  • Promoted to Patrolman 2nd Class on November 4, 1935
  • Promoted to Sergeant of Detectives on November 15, 1935
  • Promoted to Lieutenant of Detectives on January 1, 1939
  • Assigned as Lieutenant of Records and Identification on February 24, 1942
  • Served as Acting Chief of Police in 1948 and again in 1953
  • Appointed as Chief of Police on July 16, 1955
  • Retired in December of 1958
  • Deceased January 30, 1999
John V. Weinhardt