Constable David Williamson Stoddard

Constable David Williamson Stoddard

Bingham County Constable's Office, Idaho

End of Watch Sunday, August 24, 1890

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David Williamson Stoddard

Constable David Stoddard was stabbed to death while attempting to arrest two men who had been drinking and fighting.

The suspect was apprehended in Portland, Oregon on September 21, 1894.

Constable Stoddard was survived by his wife.


  • Age 32
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Stabbed
  • Weapon Edged weapon
  • Offender Apprehended

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On this 130th anniversary of your untimely departure, I'd like to say rest in peace sir and always know that no passage of time will ever erase your service and sacrifice.

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

August 24, 2020

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