Patrolman Barry Wayne Maham

Patrolman Barry Wayne Maham

Henrico County Police Department, Virginia

End of Watch Tuesday, August 8, 1978

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Barry Wayne Maham

Patrolman Barry Maham was shot and killed after he and his partner responded to a domestic disturbance.

As the officers were speaking to the female party on the steps, the husband swung the door opened and fired a shotgun, striking Patrolman Maham in the torso.

Patrolman Maham had served with the Henrico County Police Department for three years. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 32
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge 222

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Not available


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Berry, my granddaughter just got the Berry W. MAHAM schlorship from the FOP lodge last night. I told the brothers and sisters about you and how it was a honor for her to get the schlorship. Keep a eye on everyone and keep us safe.

Captain Earl Williams
Henrico Sheriff's Office

August 7, 2015

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