Officer John E. McKinney

Officer John E. McKinney

Indianapolis Police Department, Indiana

End of Watch Thursday, March 28, 1912

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John E. McKinney

Officer John McKinney was shot and killed by his partner when the two got into a quarrel while on duty. The partner was acquitted of murder charges later in the year.

Officer McKinney had served with the Indianapolis Police Department for 12 years. He was survived by his wife and three daughters.


  • Age 38
  • Tour 12 years
  • Badge 142

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Officer's handgun
  • Offender Acquitted

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Rest in peace Officer McKinney.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

October 12, 2022

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