Chief of Police Leonard J. Floyd

Chief of Police Leonard J. Floyd

Boaz Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Thursday, May 17, 1951

Add to My Heroes

Leonard J. Floyd

Chief Floyd, Sheriff E.M. Boyles, and Chief Deputy Bennett, of the Marshall County Sheriff's Department, were shot and killed while attempting to serve a warrant at a residence. Several suspects were wounded in the shootout. The men were convicted of the murders but have since been released from prison.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Released from prison

Most Recent Reflection

View all 7 Reflections

Chief, you are not forgotten.

Supt. Talmadge Butler
Ala Dept of Conservation

December 9, 2016

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.