The Greater Cincinnati Police Museum
“Preserving the History of Law Enforcement in the Greater Cincinnati Area”
Lieutenant Jack J. Sahnd (1946-2018)
Jack was born October 1, 1946. He joined the Unite States Air Force and fought during the Vietnam War.
During 1972, Jack joined the Terrace Park Police Department. A year later, he transferred to the Montgomery Police Department. His most vivid memory was December 16, 1982 when a twin engine Cessna crashed at Main and Cooper killing 4 FBI Special Agents. He was promoted through the ranks to Lieutenant and retired April 30, 1997.
He then worked at the Hamilton County Bailiff’s Office as a Magistrate Hearing Officer. He finally retired after 31 years of service to his country and communities.
After a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease, Lieutenant Sahnd passed away August 26, 2018 at the age 71.
He is survived by his wife, Sarah Sahnd; children, Abby Sahnd and Jacob Sahnd; stepchild, Tracy; and brother, Jerry Sahnd.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, August 31, 2018 at Spring Grove Cemetery.
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