Recent Historical Additions

ODMP research volunteers are constantly discovering forgotten line of duty deaths throughout the country. Because of our efforts, 1,813 forgotten heroes are now honored on the ODMP and other local, state and national memorials.

25 Most Recent Additions

  • Gunfire 19
  • Heart attack 2
  • Struck by train 1
  • Vehicular assault 3

Total Deaths by State

  • Alabama 1
  • Illinois 1
  • Kansas 3
  • Kentucky 6
  • New Jersey 1
  • Oklahoma 1
  • Railroad Police 4
  • Tennessee 1
  • Texas 3
  • U.S. Government 2
  • West Virginia 1
  • Wisconsin 1

Special Agent Bert Wootan

Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad Police Department, RR

EOW: Tuesday, August 25, 1914

Cause: Gunfire

Sergeant Edward H. Green

Terminal Railroad Association of St. Louis Police Department, RR

EOW: Friday, July 17, 1925

Cause: Gunfire