Deputy Sheriff Daniel E. Souders

Deputy Sheriff Daniel E. Souders

Hamilton County Sheriff's Office, Ohio

End of Watch Friday, December 16, 1932

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Daniel E. Souders

Deputy Daniel Souders was shot and killed in a shootout with two suspects on the Cincinnati-Louisville Turnpike near Mack, Ohio.

One of the suspects was also killed in the shootout, one was apprehended, and the third escaped. The suspects were believed to have been involved in a robbery and car theft in Cleveland earlier in the day.

Deputy Souders was survived by his wife and four children.

He is buried in Maple Grove Cemetery, Cleves, Ohio.


  • Age 34
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Shot and killed

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NEVER FORGET! On behalf of the Ohio Attorneys General Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation, we honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Deputy Sheriff Daniel E. Souders of the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office, Ohio and the additional 86 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Superintendent Joe Morbitzer
Ohio Attorney General, Bureau of Criminal Investigation

December 16, 2022

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