Officer Cassee Odorous Brewer

Officer Cassee Odorous Brewer

Dallas Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Tuesday, May 24, 1892

Cassee Odorous Brewer

Officer Cassee Brewer was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a man for slander at the Union Depot station.

While talking to the man the suspect pulled out a large caliber handgun and began firing, striking Officer Brewer. The suspect was later apprehended and hung for the murder.

Officer Brewer had served with the Dallas Police Department for three years. He was survived by his wife and children and is buried at Trinity Cemetery.


  • Age 42
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Executed

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This makes me proud to read. Thank you to the ones that created this memorial page . Through genealogy research & DNA, I recently learned Mr. Brewer was my 3rd great-grandfather. Thank you for all the reflections!

Holly Hall - Haynes
3rd great - granddaughter

April 1, 2018

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