Police Officer Joseph Scott

Police Officer Joseph Scott

Sacramento Police Department, California

End of Watch Saturday, December 7, 1878

Joseph Scott

Police Officer Joseph Scott was shot and killed when four subjects attempted to rob him while he was on patrol.

The subject who shot him was arrested and charged with murder four years later.


  • Age 42
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Charged with murder

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Officer Scott,
On today, the 140th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Sacramento.


United States Border Patrol

December 7, 2018

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