Officer Frank Glasgow

Officer Frank Glasgow

Hillsboro Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Wednesday, June 21, 1911

Frank Glasgow

Officer Frank Glasgow was shot and killed during an ambush as he walked home from work at the end of his shift.

The suspect who committed the shooting had been convinced by a local doctor that Officer Glasgow had said derogatory statements about the his wife.

The doctor had held a grudge against Officer Glasgow as the result of the officer charging him with murder, which resulted from an illegally performed abortion.

The suspect who shot Officer Glasgow was sentenced to 5 years in prison. The doctor was sentenced to life in prison but the sentence was later overturned.

Officer Glasgow had served with the Hillsboro Police Department for 3 years.


  • Age 43
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Life sentence overturned

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Rest in Peace Police Officer Frank Glasgow. Thank You for your Service and Sacrifice protecting the citizens of Hillsboro, Texas.

I Pray for Peace for your Family, Friends and Co-Workers. I also Pray that the hounds of hell will forever gnaw on the carcass' of your murderers. May their screams of anguish rise up from the lake of fire for all evil doers to hear.


Senior Special Agent B.L. Sherwood (Ret)
Port Terminal Railroad Police Houston, TX

June 18, 2016

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