Honoring Officers Killed in 1965

Patrolman Hoke Dixon

Vidalia Police Department, GA

EOW: Saturday, March 20, 1965

Cause: Vehicular assault

Constable Oda Hyatt

San Saba County Constable's Office - Precinct 1, TX

EOW: Monday, June 7, 1965

Cause: Gunfire

Trooper Marcus Lamastus

Mississippi Department of Public Safety - Mississippi Highway Patrol, MS

EOW: Saturday, July 17, 1965

Cause: Gunfire

Sergeant Amos Cox

Brevard County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Wednesday, August 4, 1965

Cause: Drowned

Investigator B. Cowart

Mississippi Department of Public Safety - Bureau of Investigation, MS

EOW: Friday, August 6, 1965

Cause: Heart attack

Investigator Vernon David Rogers

United States Department of the Treasury - Internal Revenue Service - Alcohol and Tobacco Tax Division, US

EOW: Wednesday, September 8, 1965

Cause: Automobile crash

Private Michael L. Petrella

United States Department of the Interior - United States Park Police, US

EOW: Saturday, September 25, 1965

Cause: Motorcycle crash

Patrolman Donald Rainey

New York City Police Department, NY

EOW: Wednesday, September 29, 1965

Cause: Gunfire (Inadvertent)

Police Officer Alan L. St. Clair

United States Department of the Interior - Bureau of Indian Affairs - Division of Law Enforcement, US

EOW: Sunday, October 3, 1965

Cause: Gunfire

Patrolman Philip Schultz

New York City Housing Authority Police Department, NY

EOW: Saturday, October 9, 1965

Cause: Gunfire (Inadvertent)

Patrolman Frank Humr

Cleveland Division of Police, OH

EOW: Friday, October 29, 1965

Cause: Motorcycle crash

Sergeant Joseph A. Pol

Mississippi Department of Public Safety - Mississippi Highway Patrol, MS

EOW: Saturday, November 27, 1965

Cause: Automobile crash

Agent Alfred Moore

Arizona Department of Liquor Licenses and Control, AZ

EOW: Sunday, November 28, 1965

Cause: Gunfire


K9 Sam

Chicago Police Department, IL

EOW: Saturday, February 27, 1965

Cause: Gunfire (Inadvertent)