Patrolman Harry E. Campbell

Patrolman Harry E. Campbell

Columbus Division of Police, Ohio

End of Watch Thursday, December 24, 1908

Harry E. Campbell

Patrolman Harry Campbell was shot and killed as he arrived at a home on West Rich Street, near the old city prison, to investigate a domestic disturbance involving a mother and her 19 year-old son. As Patrolman Campbell entered their yard, the youth opened fire with a shotgun, killing him. The suspect was sentenced to life but was later paroled as a trustee.

Patrolman Campbell had served with the agency for two years.

Bio

  • Age 34
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge 100

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Paroled as trustee

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 103rd 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 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.

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

December 25, 2011

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