City Marshal Charles Z. Garland

City Marshal Charles Z. Garland

Prescott Police Department, Wisconsin

End of Watch Wednesday, October 24, 1917

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Charles Z. Garland

Marshal Garland was shot and killed when he responded to reports about a drunk soldier. He was shot in the chest by the soldier when he attempted to arrest him. The suspect was apprehended and charged with desertion and first degree murder.

Marshal Garland had been with agency for eight months and was survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 52
  • Tour 8 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle
  • Offender Charged with murder

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Rest In Peace Brother. We remember and honor you on the 100th anniversary of your E.O.W.

Officer Mike Robinson, (Ret)
Upland Police Dept. CA

October 24, 2017

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