Patrolman Walter Lanfair

Patrolman Walter Lanfair

Terre Haute Police Department, Indiana

End of Watch Friday, August 3, 1934

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Walter Lanfair

Patrolman Walter Lanfair was shot and killed while investigating a report of a burglary in progress.

Patrolman Lanfair had served with the Terre Haute Police Department for 11 years.


  • Age 45
  • Tour 11 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender executed in 1936

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Rest in peace knowing that your service and sacrifice will never be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

August 3, 2020

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