Officers Killed on This Day in History

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Total Line of Duty Deaths: 64

  • Aircraft accident 1
  • Assault 2
  • Automobile crash 7
  • Drowned 1
  • Duty related illness 1
  • Fall 2
  • Gunfire 35
  • Gunfire (Inadvertent) 2
  • Heart attack 2
  • Motorcycle crash 3
  • Stabbed 2
  • Struck by vehicle 2
  • Vehicle pursuit 2
  • Vehicular assault 2

Total Deaths by State

  • Arizona 1
  • California 6
  • Delaware 1
  • District of Columbia 3
  • Florida 2
  • Georgia 1
  • Idaho 1
  • Illinois 5
  • Indiana 1
  • Iowa 1
  • Kentucky 3
  • Maryland 2
  • Massachusetts 1
  • Michigan 1
  • Minnesota 1
  • Missouri 1
  • Nevada 1
  • New Hampshire 1
  • New Jersey 1
  • New York 4
  • North Carolina 2
  • Ohio 2
  • Oklahoma 1
  • Oregon 1
  • Pennsylvania 3
  • Tennessee 2
  • Texas 7
  • Tribal Police 1
  • U.S. Government 3
  • Virginia 2
  • Washington 1
  • Wisconsin 1

Officer James C. Gill

Portland Police Bureau, OR

EOW: Tuesday, November 30, 1915

Cause: Gunfire (Inadvertent)

Patrolman Bobby Lee Maynard

Texas Department of Public Safety - Texas Highway Patrol, TX

EOW: Monday, November 30, 1964

Cause: Automobile crash

Officer Allan L. Nairn

Metropolitan Police Department, DC

EOW: Sunday, November 30, 1969

Cause: Vehicular assault

Patrol Agent Oscar Trevino Torres

United States Department of Justice - Immigration and Naturalization Service - United States Border Patrol, US

EOW: Saturday, November 30, 1974

Cause: Fall