Patrolman Ross Porter

Patrolman Ross Porter

Columbus Division of Police, Ohio

End of Watch Monday, July 23, 1934

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Ross Porter

Patrolman Porter succumbed to injuries received two months earlier in an automobile accident while on duty. He had been with the agency for 12 years.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour 12 years
  • Badge 264

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Wednesday, May 23, 1934

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NEVER FORGET! On behalf of the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation, we honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Patrolman Ross Porter of the Columbus Division of Police, Ohio and the additional 74 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Superintendent Joe Morbitzer
Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation

July 23, 2019

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