Patrolman Mark E. Switzer

Patrolman Mark E. Switzer

Pawhuska Police Department, Oklahoma

End of Watch Wednesday, January 12, 1927

Mark E. Switzer

Patrolman Switzer was shot in the chest and killed while attempting to arrest a bootlegging suspect. A man was arrested and charged with murder.

He was survived by his wife.

Bio

  • Age 29
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Charged with murder

Most Recent Reflection

View all 5 Reflections

Your heroism and service is honored today, the 85th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Laslater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

January 12, 2012

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.