Marshal Harvey Hake

Marshal Harvey Hake

Covington Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch Friday, January 12, 1917

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Harvey Hake

Marshal Hake was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a man on an assault and battery charge filed by his wife. The suspect was convicted of Marshal Hake's murder and executed by electrocution on June 22, 1917.


  • Age 54
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Executed in 1917

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NEVER FORGET! On behalf of the Ohio Attorney Generals Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation, we honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Marshal Harvey Hake of the Covington Police Department, Ohio and the additional 77 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Superintendent Joe Morbitzer
Ohio Attorney General, Bureau of Criminal Investigation

January 12, 2021

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