Patrolman Joseph Raimo

Patrolman Joseph Raimo

Kansas City Police Department, Missouri

End of Watch Tuesday, March 28, 1911

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Joseph Raimo

Patrolman Joseph Raimo was shot and killed by unknown persons at the corner of 4th and Holmes while walking his beat.

It is theorized that he was shot because he overheard members of the mafia talking about the murder of a grocer.

Patrolman Raimo had served with the Kansas City Police Department for two years. He was survived by his wife and four children.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Not available

ambush, foot patrol

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Patrolman Raimo,
On today, the 110th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Kansas City.


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March 28, 2021

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