Constable Joseph Schooley Artley

Constable Joseph Schooley Artley

Blairsville Borough Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Friday, February 15, 1918

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Joseph Schooley Artley

Constable Joseph Artley was shot and killed while attempting to serve a warrant on a man for harassing his landlady.

As soon as Constable Artley read the warrant the man shot him three times and then committed suicide.

Constable Artley was survived by his wife and four children.


  • Age 67
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun; Pistol
  • Offender Committed suicide

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Rest In Peace Brother LEO. You are not forgotten on the 100th anniversary of your EOW.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret)
Upland Police Dept. CA

February 15, 2018

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