Corporal Willie E. Hammond

Corporal Willie E. Hammond

Indianola Police Department, Mississippi

End of Watch Wednesday, May 21, 1980

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Willie E. Hammond

Corporal Hammond was killed after responding to a disturbance. After he responded he was stabbed in the back of the neck by a former mental patient.

Corporal Hammond had served with the Indianola Police Department for four years and was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 40
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Stabbed
  • Weapon Edged weapon
  • Offender Not available

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Officer Hammond your sacrifice will never be forgotten! Thank you for your dedicated service to The City of Indianola and the citizens you were sworn to protect! Continue to rest in peace my fellow LE Brother!
"Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one's life for his friends." John 15:13

"Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of GOD." Matthew 5:9

Corporal Tony Dunn
Mississippi Highway Patrol, TroopD

May 21, 2016

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