Special Officer Oscar G. Bodley

Special Officer Oscar G. Bodley

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad Police Department, Railroad Police

End of Watch Wednesday, August 29, 1906

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Oscar G. Bodley

Special Officer Oscar Bodley was shot and killed in Ottawa, Kansas, while attempting to arrest a suspect for burglarizing a freight car.

Officer Bodley had served with the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Police Department for two years. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 47
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Location Kansas
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Not available

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Officer Bodley,
On today, the 109th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice.


United States Border Patrol

August 29, 2015

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