Police Officer Robert J. Paton

Police Officer Robert J. Paton

Elizabeth Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch Wednesday, October 16, 1918

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Robert J. Paton

Officer Paton was shot and killed while attempting to arrest several auto thieves.


  • Age 36
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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On the 100th anniversary of your passing, we are grateful for your service.

Stan Jefferson
Citizen of Arizona

October 16, 2018

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