Police Officer Amos Cross

Police Officer Amos Cross

Pensacola Police Department, Florida

End of Watch Friday, September 12, 1980

Amos Cross

Officer Amos Cross was shot and killed while responding to a domestic disturbance on North D Street. He was shot in the face with a shotgun as he approached the door. The suspect then shot and killed his father.

Officer Cross had served with the agency for 1 year. He was survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 39
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge 174

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Not available

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We tutored together at the criminal justice program at, what was then PJC, Pensacola State. I think of you often and the wonderful person you were.

Dennis Waldron
Pensacola PD

October 20, 2017

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