Patrolman Finlay Beaton

Patrolman Finlay Beaton

Superior Police Department, Wisconsin

End of Watch Sunday, July 27, 1919

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Finlay Beaton

Patrolman Beaton was shot and killed while approaching a store in which several burglary suspects had just blown open a safe. Patrolman Beaton may have been shot by a lookout.


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

Incident Details

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

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice is one that will never be forgotten. Rest in peace always.

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

July 27, 2020

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