Patrolman Clarence Livingston

Patrolman Clarence Livingston

Chattanooga Police Department, Tennessee

End of Watch Sunday, September 1, 1912

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Clarence Livingston

Patrolman Clarence Livingston was shot and killed while questioning a man behind a darkened business. Another man hiding in a nearby basement opened fire, striking Patrolman Livingston in the stomach. He succumbed to his wound the following day. Two suspects were apprehended but released due to a lack of evidence. No other suspects were ever apprehended.

Patrolman Livingston was survived by his wife, two sons, and one daughter.


  • Age 31
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge 119

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Saturday, August 31, 1912
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender No suspects apprehended

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RIP sir.

Retired First Sergeant Thomas Webb
New York State Police - Troop "D"

December 30, 2023

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