Police Officer Anthony E. Jansen

Police Officer Anthony E. Jansen

Newport Police Department, Kentucky

End of Watch Sunday, December 30, 1984

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Anthony E. Jansen

Officer Anthony Jansen was accidentally shot and killed by another officer while investigating a suspicious person in the 700 block of York Street.

Officer Jansen had served with the Newport Police Department for two years. He was survived by his wife, 2-year-old daughter, and 6-month-old son.


  • Age 25
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge 24

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)

suspicious person

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