Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 1 year
Badge # 212
Weapon: Officer's handgun
Offender: Sentenced to life
Officer Victor Morris was shot and killed with his own weapon while attempting to arrest a fare evader on a streetcar while off duty.
Officer Morris confronted the man, who then pulled out a knife. A struggle ensued and the suspect gained control of Officer Morris' handgun and shot him in the back. The suspect was apprehended and sentenced to life.
Officer Morris had served with the agency for one year. He was survived by his wife, parents, and three sisters.