Patrolman Jacob H. Jenkins

Patrolman Jacob H. Jenkins

Kenton Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch Tuesday, April 6, 1937

Jacob H. Jenkins

Patrolman Jacob Jenkins was struck and killed by a taxicab while crossing the street while on patrol.

The taxi driver did not see the officer as a result of rainy conditions.

Patrolman Jenkins had served with the Kenton Police Department for 21 years. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 64
  • Tour 21 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 75th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered.

Rest In Peace.

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

April 7, 2012

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