Recent Historical Additions

ODMP research volunteers are constantly discovering forgotten line of duty deaths throughout the country. Because of our efforts, 2,042 forgotten heroes are now honored on the ODMP and other local, state and national memorials.

25 Most Recent Additions

  • 9/11 related illness 1
  • Assault 1
  • Automobile crash 1
  • Fall 1
  • Gunfire 13
  • Gunfire (Inadvertent) 1
  • Heart attack 1
  • Motorcycle crash 1
  • Struck by train 4
  • Train accident 1

Total Deaths by State

  • Georgia 1
  • Indiana 2
  • Kentucky 7
  • Michigan 1
  • Mississippi 2
  • New Mexico 1
  • New York 1
  • Oregon 1
  • Pennsylvania 1
  • Railroad Police 7
  • Tennessee 1

Detective Frank C. Bell

Lehigh Valley Railroad Police Department, RR

EOW: Friday, July 19, 1935

Cause: Struck by train