Police Officer Thomas J. Bolin

Police Officer Thomas J. Bolin

St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, Missouri

End of Watch Sunday, September 30, 1900

Thomas J. Bolin

Officer Bolin was killed when his revolver accidentally discharged after he reported off duty. He was still in uniform sitting at his table when the revolver, sitting on the mantel, discharged and struck him in the head. The pistol was known to have accidentally discharged twice before. Officer Bolin's death was declared a line of duty death by the Chief at the time.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Accidental)

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Rest In Peace Brother. We honor you on the 117th anniversary of your EOW. You are not forgotten

Officer Mike Robinson, (Ret)
City of Upland, CA

September 30, 2017

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