Honoring Officers Killed in 1971

Deputy Warren LaRue

Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, AZ

EOW: Monday, January 18, 1971

Cause: Gunfire

Deputy Richard Lee Henke

St. Charles County Sheriff's Department, MO

EOW: Thursday, February 4, 1971

Cause: Vehicular assault

Officer David H. Rose

Metropolitan Police Department, DC

EOW: Saturday, February 20, 1971

Cause: Gunfire (Accidental)

Patrolman Maxie Mote

Clarkesville Police Department, GA

EOW: Thursday, August 5, 1971

Cause: Vehicle pursuit

Officer Paul Krasenes

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, CA

EOW: Saturday, August 21, 1971

Cause: Gunfire

Sergeant Jere Graham

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, CA

EOW: Saturday, August 21, 1971

Cause: Gunfire

Officer Frank DeLeon

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, CA

EOW: Saturday, August 21, 1971

Cause: Gunfire

Major George Alan May

Texas Department of Criminal Justice, TX

EOW: Friday, September 17, 1971

Cause: Aircraft accident

Patrolman Arthur Pelo

New York City Housing Authority Police Department, NY

EOW: Saturday, September 25, 1971

Cause: Gunfire

Jailer Glenn Allen

Josephine County Sheriff's Office, OR

EOW: Wednesday, November 17, 1971

Cause: Aircraft accident

Patrolman Carson Terry

New York City Housing Authority Police Department, NY

EOW: Monday, December 20, 1971

Cause: Gunfire