Night Watchman Charles W. Keller

Night Watchman Charles W. Keller

Chino Police Department, California

End of Watch Sunday, August 13, 1916

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Charles W. Keller

Night Watchman Charles Keller was shot and killed while attempting to question a group of suspicious men.

One of the man produced a handgun and shot Watchman Keller in the abdomen. Despite being mortally wounded he was able to return fire and seriously wounded the suspect.

Watchman Keller had served with the Chino Police Department for five years. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 47
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Apprehended

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Watchman Keller,
On today, the 102nd anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Chino.


United States Border Patrol

August 13, 2018

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