Officer Torrence MacMillan

Officer Torrence MacMillan

Sault Ste. Marie Police Department, Michigan

End of Watch Tuesday, May 15, 1923

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Torrence MacMillan

Officer MacMillan was shot and killed as he and another officer raided a restaurant. When he told the other officer to call for a patrol wagon, the 53-year-old proprietor produced a 10-gauge shotgun from behind a counter and shot him in the abdomen. Officer Macmillan managed to return fire killing the suspect.

Officer MacMillan had served with the Sault Ste. Marie Police Department for 1 year. He was a World War I veteran.


  • Age 30
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun; 10 gauge
  • Offender Shot and killed

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
God Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

May 15, 2015

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