Night Policeman Tim O'Brien

Night Policeman Tim O'Brien

Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad Police Department, Railroad Police

End of Watch Monday, October 2, 1893

Tim O'Brien

Night Policeman Tim O'Brien was shot and killed by two tramps he attempted to arrest when they jumped from a freight train as it stopped in Mason City, Iowa.

One of the subjects managed to grab Policeman O'Brien's revolver and shot him. Both men were apprehended.

Policeman O'Brien was a Union Army veteran of the Civil War.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Location Iowa
  • Weapon Officer's handgun
  • Offender Apprehended

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RIP sir! you are remembered always!

Special Agent Steven Scurek
Canadian Pacific Police Service

July 11, 2016

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