Police Officer James S. Peters

Police Officer James S. Peters

Tulsa Police Department, Oklahoma

End of Watch Thursday, April 14, 1949

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James S. Peters

Officer Peters was shot and killed while checking a lumber yard on 40th Street. The case has never been solved.


  • Age 76
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Never identified

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Officer Peters, though your murder was never caught, I hope and pray he found true justice, if not in this life, then in the next. Your sacrifice and career of so many years have not been forgotten.

God Bless and may you forever rest in peace, Brother.

Ptl. Jim Leahy, Jr.
Harvard University Police Department

April 14, 2024

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