Officers Killed on This Day in History

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Total Line of Duty Deaths: 65

  • 9/11 related illness 1
  • Assault 3
  • Automobile crash 8
  • COVID19 2
  • Gunfire 30
  • Gunfire (Inadvertent) 1
  • Heart attack 2
  • Motorcycle crash 4
  • Struck by train 2
  • Struck by vehicle 1
  • Vehicle pursuit 5
  • Vehicular assault 6

Total Deaths by State

  • Florida 5
  • Georgia 1
  • Idaho 1
  • Illinois 3
  • Indiana 1
  • Iowa 2
  • Kansas 2
  • Kentucky 2
  • Louisiana 3
  • Maryland 1
  • Massachusetts 2
  • Michigan 2
  • Minnesota 1
  • Mississippi 1
  • Missouri 4
  • New Jersey 1
  • New York 6
  • North Carolina 2
  • Ohio 2
  • Oklahoma 3
  • Pennsylvania 1
  • Railroad Police 1
  • South Carolina 1
  • Tennessee 2
  • Texas 8
  • U.S. Government 1
  • Utah 1
  • Virginia 1
  • West Virginia 3
  • Wisconsin 1

Constable William Tedder

Franklin County Constable's Office - Precinct 3, TX

EOW: Saturday, December 3, 1892

Cause: Gunfire

Officer J. D. Landry

Houston Police Department, TX

EOW: Wednesday, December 3, 1930

Cause: Motorcycle crash