Police Officer Joseph E. Johnson

Police Officer Joseph E. Johnson

Denison Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Thursday, October 30, 1879

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Joseph E. Johnson

Officer Johnson was shot and killed when he and a constable went to a residence to serve a warrant. The suspect, who was sleeping, suddenly woke up, turned off the lights, and began shooting.
Officer Johnson was survived by his wife.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Not available

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

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

October 30, 2020

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