Officer Bio

Sung Hui Bang

End of Watch: 8/17/2000

Age: 31

Rank: Deputy

Agency: Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office

Length of Service: 3 years

County: Milwaukee

Location On Memorial: I

Personal Information

Incident Surrounding Death
Deputy Bang was the pilot of a Sheriff's Office helicopter which crashed in Dodge County.  The helicopter and crew were returning to Milwaukee County from a search in Sauk County.  Bang and his partner played a key role in the capture of a subject wanted in the murder of his girlfriend, an off-duty Chicago Police Officer.  Bang's observer, Ralph E. Zylka, was also killed.