Correctional Officer Douglas W. Mashburn

Correctional Officer Douglas W. Mashburn

Guam Department of Corrections, Guam

End of Watch Tuesday, June 16, 1987

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Douglas W. Mashburn

Correctional Officer Douglas Mashburn was violently stabbed to death by prison inmates as he worked a solo post.

It was learned the inmates did not like the ‘straight worker’ attitude that Officer Mashburn exercised over them. He kept watch over particularly violent criminals, most of whom were serving murder sentences.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Stabbed
  • Weapon Edged weapon
  • Offender Not available

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My condolences to Officer Mashburn's family. May God bless his family.

First Sergeant Thomas Webb (Retired)
New York State Police

January 26, 2018

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