Officer Robert J. Baker

Officer Robert J. Baker

Indianapolis Police Department, Indiana

End of Watch Saturday, October 2, 1948

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Robert J. Baker

Officer Robert Baker was killed when his motorcycle was struck by a hit-and-run driver at Shelby and Calhoun streets.

The suspect was later apprehended, convicted of manslaughter and sentenced to three years in prison.

Officer Baker had served with the Indianapolis Police Department for one year.


  • Age 29
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Convicted of manslaughter

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