Deputy Sheriff William F. Bloomfield

Deputy Sheriff William F. Bloomfield

Bourbon County Sheriff's Office, Kansas

End of Watch Saturday, September 16, 1922

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William F. Bloomfield

Deputy Sheriff William Bloomfield was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a man for selling illegal liquor.

During the arrest the two exchanged shots and were both fatally wounded. Deputy Bloomfield died later in the day and the subject died several days later.


  • Age 53
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Shot and killed

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Rest in peace and know that no passage of time will ever erase your service and sacrifice.

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Delaware State Police (Retired)

September 16, 2020

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