Correctional Officer Walter W. Farrow

Correctional Officer Walter W. Farrow

Missouri Department of Corrections, Missouri

End of Watch Monday, July 16, 1979

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Walter W. Farrow

Correctional Officer Walter Farrow was stabbed to death in the prison commissary at the Missouri State Penitentiary in Jefferson City, Missouri.

Officer Farrow had served with the Missouri Department of Corrections for 15 years. He was survived by his wife and nine children.


  • Age 62
  • Tour 15 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Stabbed
  • Weapon Edged weapon
  • Offender Died in prison

correctional Facility, prisoner custody

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Thank you all for the kind words and thoughts. I am his granddaughter and will share them with my family. I love hearing stories about him.

Trisha Callison

September 28, 2023

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