Jailer George V. Tallman

Jailer George V. Tallman

San Mateo County Sheriff's Office, California

End of Watch Friday, February 24, 1888

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George V. Tallman

Jailer George Tallman succumbed to wounds sustained six days earlier when he was beaten by four inmates during an escape from the county jail.

Two of the subjects were recaptured after the escape.


  • Age 71
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Assault
  • Incident Date Saturday, February 18, 1888
  • Weapon Person
  • Offender Captured

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Rest In Peace Brother LEO. You are honored and remembered on the 130th anniversary of your EOW.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret)
Upland Police Dept. CA

February 24, 2018

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