Recent Historical Additions

ODMP research volunteers are constantly discovering forgotten line of duty deaths throughout the country. Because of our efforts, 2,624 forgotten heroes are now honored on the ODMP and other local, state and national memorials.

25 Most Recent Additions

  • Animal related 1
  • Assault 1
  • Automobile crash 2
  • Duty related illness 1
  • Gunfire 17
  • Gunfire (Inadvertent) 1
  • Heart attack 2

Total Deaths by State

  • Arkansas 5
  • Florida 1
  • Georgia 3
  • Idaho 1
  • Indiana 1
  • Kansas 1
  • Maine 1
  • Montana 2
  • New Jersey 1
  • Railroad Police 1
  • South Dakota 1
  • Texas 3
  • U.S. Government 2
  • Virginia 1
  • Washington 1

Special Agent Oscar E. Olson

United States Department of the Interior - Bureau of Indian Affairs - Office of Justice Services, US

EOW: Sunday, October 26, 1930

Cause: Gunfire