Police Officer C. C. Solomon

Police Officer C. C. Solomon

Selma Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Monday, November 25, 1946

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C. C. Solomon

Police Officer C.C. Solomon was shot and killed at 1112 Morgan's Alley as he and another officer tried to arrest a man at his home for burglary.

The other officer shot and killed the suspect.

Patrolman Soloman had served with the Selma Police Department as a full-time officer for 2-1/2 years and had previously served as a special officer for several years. He was survived by his wife and five children.


  • Age 46
  • Tour 2 years, 6 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun; .32 caliber
  • Offender Shot and killed

burglary, warrant service

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Officer Solomon,
On today, the 75th anniversary of of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Selma. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

November 25, 2021

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