Sheriff Charles M. Cosby

Sheriff Charles M. Cosby

Albany County Sheriff's Office, Wyoming

End of Watch Thursday, April 21, 1927

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Charles M. Cosby

Sheriff Charles Cosby was shot and killed when he and a deputy went to arrest a suspect. The other deputy was able to return fire and kill the suspect.

Sheriff Cosby had previously served with the United States Army in the Philippine Insurrection. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 43
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Shot and killed

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Rest in peace Sheriff Cosby.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

August 21, 2022

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