Policeman William Jim Stallings

Policeman William Jim Stallings

Bowdon Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Sunday, July 16, 1944

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William Jim Stallings

Policeman Stallings was shot and killed as he was walking with a suspect he had just arrested. The man suddenly grabbed Policeman Stallings' sidearm and shot him three times. He fled the scene but later turned himself in.

Policeman Stallings was survived by his wife, six daughters, and one son.


  • Age 58
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Officer's handgun
  • Offender Apprehended

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Officer Stallings,
On today, the 75th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Bowdon. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol
El Paso Station

July 16, 2019

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