Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 5 years
Badge # Not available
Incident Date: 5/22/1871
Weapon: Gun; Unknown type
Suspect: Charged with murder
Police Officer Joseph Clark was killed when he shot while attempting to quell a disturbance in a house.
Several men were charged with his murder. At least one of the subjects was sentenced to 15 years in prison.
Officer Clark had served with the Baltimore City Police Department for five years.