Police Officer Charles J. Donohue

Police Officer Charles J. Donohue

Baltimore City Police Department, Maryland

End of Watch Tuesday, May 20, 1902

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Charles J. Donohue

Officer Charles Donohue was shot and killed with his service revolver after being disarmed while effecting an arrest.

The suspect was later convicted of murder and was executed on September 19, 1902.

Officer Donohue had served with the agency for 9 months. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 27
  • Tour 9 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Monday, May 19, 1902
  • Weapon Officer's handgun
  • Offender Executed in 1902

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Officer Donahue,
Sir, even though it's been 113 years since your End of Watch you are still honored and rememembered. It took another 4 months but your murderer got the justice that he deserved.


United States Border Patrol

May 21, 2015

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