Patrolman John Dolan

Patrolman John Dolan

Louisville Police Department, Kentucky

End of Watch Tuesday, December 20, 1904

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John Dolan

Patrolman John Dolan succumbed to a gunshot wound sustained four months earlier when he attempted to quell a disturbance at a bar near the intersection of Melwood Street and Story Street.

He was taken to City Hospital where he remained until his death.

Patrolman Dolan had served with the agency for less than one year. He was survived by his wife, brother, and four sisters.


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

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Monday, August 1, 1904
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 107th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

December 20, 2011

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