Detective Sergeant Paul W. Jones

Detective Sergeant Paul W. Jones

Metropolitan Police Department, District of Columbia

End of Watch Saturday, March 14, 1936

Add to My Heroes

Paul W. Jones

Detective Sergeant Paul Jones was killed in an accident when his police vehicle struck a tree while on the Washington-Baltimore Boulevard at College Heights, Maryland.

He was en route to the reform school in Jessup, Maryland, to question a prisoner.

Sergeant Jones was a U.S. Army veteran of WWI. He had served with the Metropolitan Police Department for 25 years and assigned to the Robbery Squad. He is buried at Arlington National Cemetery.


  • Age 55
  • Tour 25 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Location Maryland

Most Recent Reflection

View all 12 Reflections

Rest in peace Detective Sergeant Jones.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

March 14, 2023

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.