Senior Court Officer Mitchel Wallace
End of Watch: Tuesday, September 11, 2001
Tour of Duty:
Cause of Death: Terrorist Attack
Weapon Used: Aircraft; Passenger jet
Suspect Info: 19 suicide attackers
Senior Court Officer Wallace was killed in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attackes while attempting to rescue the victims trapped in the World Trade Center. He had been assigned to the Supreme Court for only three months but had been with the New York State Office of Court Administration for several years. He is survived by his fiancee, parents, sister, brother-in-law, niece and nephew. Officer Wallace’s remains were located in March, 2002.
Posthumously promoted to Sergeant #703