Chief of Police John M. "Mood" Dooley

Chief of Police John M. "Mood" Dooley

Boaz Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Friday, September 27, 1918

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John M. "Mood" Dooley

Chief Dooley was stabbed to death by a former policeman who he defeated in an election for the position of police chief.

Chief Dooley was survived by his wife and two daughters.


  • Age 40
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Stabbed
  • Weapon Edged weapon; Knife
  • Offender Not available

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No passage of time can ever erase your service and sacrifice. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

September 27, 2020

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