Chief of Police J. E. Cox

Chief of Police J. E. Cox

Dodge City Police Department, Kansas

End of Watch Saturday, November 5, 1927

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J. E. Cox

Chief Cox was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a man wanted for stealing chickens. The suspect shot Chief Cox six times and then stole his car. He was later shot and killed by a posse.


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Incident Details

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

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92 years & we Will always honor your sacrifice!

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Federal Air Marshal Service

November 5, 2019

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