Officer Hoyle W. Dye

Officer Hoyle W. Dye

Atlanta Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Wednesday, November 9, 1960

Hoyle W. Dye

Officer Dye was shot and killed by a mentally ill man at Simpson Street and Northside Drive. Officer Dye's partner returned fire critically wounding the suspect.


  • Age 44
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Apprehended

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