Patrolman Jessie Roy Hicks

Patrolman Jessie Roy Hicks

Cincinnati Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch Monday, February 25, 1935

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Jessie Roy Hicks

Patrolman Jessie Hicks was killed in a motorcycle accident while chasing a speeding vehicle at speeds of over 50 miles per hour.

Patrolman Hicks had been with the agency for four and a half years and was survived by his wife, two daughters, and a brother. He is buried at Vine Street Hill Cemetery in Ohio.


  • Age 28
  • Tour 4 years, 6 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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NEVER FORGET! On behalf of the Westerville, Ohio Division of Police, we honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Patrolman Jessie Roy Hicks of the Cincinnati Police Department, Ohio and the additional 57 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Chief Joe Morbitzer
Westerville, Ohio Division of Police

February 25, 2018

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