Officer Charles M. White

Officer Charles M. White

Portland Police Bureau, Oregon

End of Watch Saturday, June 30, 1934

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Charles M. White

Officer Charles White was knocked to the pavement and kicked to death by a 34-year-old man he was attempting to arrest for public drunkenness at the intersection of SW 6th Avenue and Alder Street.

The subject was arrested and charged with murder. On November 18th, 1934, a grand jury failed to indict him.

Officer White had served with the Portland Police Bureau for 13 years. He was survived by his wife and grown child.


  • Age 61
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Assault
  • Weapon Person
  • Offender Not indicted


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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice is one that will never, ever be forgotten. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

June 30, 2020

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