Norfolk Southern Railroad Police Department

Norfolk Southern Railroad Police Department, RR

Norfolk Southern Railroad Police Department

Sergeant Joseph Koning

Erie Railroad Police Department, RR

EOW: Saturday, February 28, 1942

Cause: Struck by train

Patrolman Fred L. Klenk

Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis Railroad Police Department, RR

EOW: Wednesday, February 26, 1936

Cause: Vehicular assault

Sergeant Homer Elder

Pennsylvania Railroad Police Department, RR

EOW: Thursday, July 7, 1932

Cause: Struck by train

Detective Sergeant Ambrose Banta

Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis Railroad Police Department, RR

EOW: Thursday, October 20, 1927

Cause: Struck by train

Detective Jack W. Laicy

New York, Chicago and St. Louis Railroad Police Department, RR

EOW: Saturday, November 24, 1923

Cause: Gunfire

Detective Joseph E. Essington

Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis Railroad Police Department, RR

EOW: Monday, November 12, 1923

Cause: Struck by train

Special Agent Elmer Robbins

Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis Railroad Police Department, RR

EOW: Thursday, April 17, 1919

Cause: Gunfire

Detective Harry J. Noble

New York, Chicago and St. Louis Railroad Police Department, RR

EOW: Wednesday, April 26, 1911

Cause: Gunfire

Railroad Detective Anton Wopat

Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis Railroad Police Department, RR

EOW: Tuesday, April 17, 1906

Cause: Struck by train

Railroad Detective James Moran

Lake Shore and Michigan Southern Railroad Police Department, RR

EOW: Sunday, September 7, 1902

Cause: Gunfire (Accidental)

Patrolman John Cosgrove

Jersey Central Railroad Police Department, RR

EOW: Friday, July 4, 1902

Cause: Struck by train

Detective D. H. Kiley

Chicago and Alton Railroad Police Department, RR

EOW: Wednesday, October 12, 1898

Cause: Gunfire

Total Line of Duty Deaths: 94

  • Automobile crash 1
  • Explosion 1
  • Gunfire 56
  • Gunfire (Accidental) 5
  • Heart attack 1
  • Stabbed 2
  • Struck by train 23
  • Train accident 4
  • Vehicular assault 1

By Month

  • January 7
  • February 11
  • March 4
  • April 10
  • May 5
  • June 4
  • July 12
  • August 10
  • September 7
  • October 9
  • November 6
  • December 9

By Gender

  • Male 94
  • Female 0

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