Patrolman Carl J. Bickett

Patrolman Carl J. Bickett

Kansas City Police Department, Missouri

End of Watch Monday, July 18, 1921

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Carl J. Bickett

Patrolman Bickett was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a suspect that fled from hotel he had just raided. After a foot chase, Patrolman Bickett caught up with the suspect, but was shot and killed while taking him into custody. The suspect and another man were arrested hours later.

Patrolman Bickett had served with the Kansas City Police Department for 6 years.


  • Age 39
  • Tour 6 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Apprehended

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Patrolman Bickett,
On today, the 100th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Kansas City.


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July 18, 2021

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