Patrolman Noah Roll

Patrolman Noah Roll

Springfield Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Tuesday, August 7, 1917

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Noah Roll

Patrolman Noah Roll was shot and killed during a labor strike of streetcar workers.

Patrolman Roll was among one of many officers working crowd control of the striking workers when he was shot twice in the head as a streetcar passed by.

The offender was never identified.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

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

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Thank you Officer Roll for your service and ultimate sacrifice to our community. You will never be forgotten.

Retired Sergeant Brian Hayes
Springfield Police Dept. (IL)

April 10, 2020

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