Assistant Chief Claude Bishop Evans

Assistant Chief Claude Bishop Evans

Amarillo Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Monday, December 18, 1961

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Claude Bishop Evans

Assistant Chief Evans was killed in an automobile accident near Portales, New Mexico, while returning from Fort Bliss, Texas, for a prisoner transport. His department vehicle went out of control on an icy roadway and struck oncoming traffic.


  • Age 40
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Location New Mexico

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