Police Officer Samuel Prescott

Police Officer Samuel Prescott

Ashland Police Department, Oregon

End of Watch Saturday, January 24, 1931

Samuel Prescott

Officer Prescott was shot and killed on Siskiyou Boulevard by a man smuggling 35 cases of illegal liquor. The suspect was apprehended, convicted of the murder, and hanged.


  • Age 23
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun; .38 caliber
  • Offender Executed

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