Honoring Officers Killed in 1978

Inspector Vincent D. Kaskeski

United States Department of the Treasury - United States Customs Service, US

EOW: Thursday, January 12, 1978

Cause: Drowned

Sheriff Virgil Mason

San Juan County Sheriff's Office, CO

EOW: Saturday, December 2, 1978

Cause: Heart attack

Patrolman W. A. Hail

Tarleton State University Police Department, TX

EOW: Wednesday, December 13, 1978

Cause: Heart attack

K9 King

Chicago Police Department, IL

EOW: Wednesday, May 3, 1978

Cause: Exposure to toxins

K9 King

Clarksville Police Department, TN

EOW: Monday, May 22, 1978

Cause: Gunfire

K9 Baron

Orlando Police Department, FL

EOW: Monday, November 6, 1978

Cause: Automobile crash