Police Officer Joseph Clark

Police Officer Joseph Clark

Baltimore City Police Department, Maryland

End of Watch Monday, May 22, 1871

Joseph Clark

Police Officer Joseph Clark was killed when he shot while attempting to quell a disturbance in a house.

Several men were charged with his murder. At least one of the subjects was sentenced to 15 years in prison.

Officer Clark had served with the Baltimore City Police Department for five years. He is buried in New Cathedral Cemetery in Baltimore.


  • Age 50
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Charged with murder

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
God Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

May 22, 2015

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