Patrol Officer James S. Allen

Patrol Officer James S. Allen

Valdosta Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Tuesday, October 16, 1883

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James S. Allen

Officer James Allen was shot and killed after responding to an emergency call of three men attempting to break into a resident's home. Officer Allen was shot as he attempted to place the suspects under arrest.

Officer Allen was survived by his wife and five children. He was a Confederate Civil War Veteran who served as a private in the 3rd Georgia Calvary, Company A.


  • Age 61
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Not available

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Rest in Peace, Patrol Officer Allen. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

April 3, 2012

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