Prison Guard James W. Woods

Prison Guard James W. Woods

Missouri Department of Corrections, Missouri

End of Watch Friday, March 30, 1906

Add to My Heroes

James W. Woods

Guard James Woods was stabbed to death by an inmate at the Missouri State Penitentiary. The inmate was shot and killed by other corrections officers following the stabbing.

Guard Woods had served with the Missouri Department of Corrections for two months and was the former police chief of Macon, Missouri.

Bio

  • Age 52
  • Tour 2 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Stabbed
  • Weapon Edged weapon
  • Offender Shot and killed

Most Recent Reflection

View all 5 Reflections

Thank you for your service Sir, RIP

James Kotke
Civilian / Former Officer
WSF Park Police (Wi.)

March 30, 2012

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.