Juvenile Officer Charles F. West

Juvenile Officer Charles F. West

Jackson County Sheriff's Office, Missouri

End of Watch Tuesday, January 10, 1989

Charles F. West

Juvenile Officer Charles West was shot and killed when he went to visit a juvenile offender he was supervising.

Officer West went to the home of the suspect for a home visit. When Officer West arrived, the suspect fled into the house and retrieved a gun. He then came back outside and shot Officer West, killing him.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

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

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Officer West,
On today, the 30th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Jackson County. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

January 10, 2019

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