Night Watchman Andrew W. McNaughton

Night Watchman Andrew W. McNaughton

Oxnard Police Department, California

End of Watch Saturday, March 17, 1906

Andrew W. McNaughton

Night Watchman Andrew McNaughton was shot and killed while on duty.

His body was found in an alley suffering from a single gunshot wound in the head the following morning. His killer was arrested three years later.

One of the three suspects was convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to life. Another suspect was declared incompetent to stand trial and committed to an insane asylum.


  • Age 43
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Sentenced to life

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Rest in Peace, Watchman McNaughton. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

January 19, 2012

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