Officer C. Edward Foley

Officer C. Edward Foley

Houston Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Saturday, March 10, 1860

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C. Edward Foley

Officer Edward Foley was shot and killed by a suspect attempting to interfere with the officer's duties.

He was patrolling in the Market Square area when the suspect approached him and for unknown reasons, attempted to interfere with his duties. Officer Foley struck the man and he left the area. He returned later in the day with a double-barrel shotgun and killed Officer Foley.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Apprehended


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No passage of time will ever erase your service and sacrifice. Rest in peace always.

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

March 10, 2021

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