Policeman Owen D. Yancey

Policeman Owen D. Yancey

Los Angeles Police Department, California

End of Watch Sunday, October 20, 1935

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Owen D. Yancey

Policeman Owen Yancey was shot and killed by a woman who mistook him for a prowler near 3507 Victoria Avenue.

Policeman Yancey had responded to a disturbance call near the home and was searching the area when the occupant fired two rounds through a wall, striking Policeman Yancey.

Policeman Yancey is survived by his wife and two sons.


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

Incident Details

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


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Rest in peace Policeman Yancey.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

July 18, 2022

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