Dearborn Heights, Michigan
The Dearborn Heights, Michigan, Police Department presents its memorial, erected in the
spring of 2007 following the tragic on-duty death of one of the agency’s officers in 2006. The
memorial is dedicated to the department’s only two officers killed in the line of duty, Officer
Robert Dowidait (1966) and Corporal Jason Makowski (2006). The monument was dedicated in May 2007 on the first anniversary of Corporal Makowski’s death.