Honoring Officers Killed in 1972

Sergeant Frank Peters

Keansburg Police Department, NJ

EOW: Friday, February 11, 1972

Cause: Gunfire (Inadvertent)

Patrolman Billy Dan Howry

Texas Department of Public Safety - Texas Highway Patrol, TX

EOW: Saturday, March 18, 1972

Cause: Vehicular assault

Constable Lawrence Graham

Mitchell County Constable's Office - Precinct 5, TX

EOW: Thursday, March 30, 1972

Cause: Struck by vehicle

Guard Nolan Buckhanan

Texas Department of Criminal Justice - Correctional Institutions Division, TX

EOW: Wednesday, June 14, 1972

Cause: Gunfire (Inadvertent)

Chief Edward R. Gleason

Palisades Interstate Park Police Department - New York Section, NY

EOW: Sunday, July 23, 1972

Cause: Heart attack

Special Agent Frank Tummillo

United States Department of Justice - Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs, US

EOW: Thursday, October 12, 1972

Cause: Gunfire

Constable George Albert

Pennsylvania State Constable - Lancaster County, PA

EOW: Wednesday, November 1, 1972

Cause: Heart attack

Inspector Loring Carr

Illinois Department of Conservation - Division of Law Enforcement, IL

EOW: Friday, November 17, 1972

Cause: Automobile crash

Inspector I Eugene Allen

Illinois Department of Conservation - Division of Law Enforcement, IL

EOW: Friday, November 17, 1972

Cause: Automobile crash

Special Agent Craig Peter Carney

United States Department of the Treasury - Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, US

EOW: Friday, December 1, 1972

Cause: Struck by vehicle


K9 Caesar

Chicago Police Department, IL

EOW: Monday, February 14, 1972

Cause: Fall

K9 Duke

Baltimore City Police Department, MD

EOW: Sunday, April 23, 1972

Cause: Fall

K9 King

Augusta County Sheriff's Office, VA

EOW: Saturday, June 3, 1972

Cause: Gunfire