Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 33 years
Badge # Not available
Incident Date: 8/29/1921
Suspect: Charged with murder
Special Officer Thomas McMillin was shot and killed in Barstow, California, while attempting to arrest three hobos who were riding on the top of a railroad car.
The three suspects were apprehended and charged with Officer McMillin's murder.
Officer McMillin had served in law enforcement for 33 years. He had previously served as chief of police in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He was survived by his wife and three children.