Patrolman Eugene L. Reid

Patrolman Eugene L. Reid

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Monday, May 7, 1945

Eugene L. Reid

Patrolman Eugene Reid was shot and killed as he intervened to assist an assault victim.

While on patrol, Patrolman Reid observed a man attacking a woman on the street. As Patrolman Reid rushed to the scene, the man displayed a gun and fired a shot. Although wounded, PatrolmanReid returned fire. He died as a result of the injuries he sustained.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 5408

Incident Details

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

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Rest In Peace Officer Reid, your service and sacrifice is remembered.

Sgt. Jarrod L. Wilson / K9 Officer
West Virginia Division Of Corrections

May 7, 2013

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