Honoring Officers Killed in 1981

Agent Chester W. Stone

Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation, OK

EOW: Wednesday, March 11, 1981

Cause: Heart attack

Warden Wallace M. Pack

Texas Department of Criminal Justice - Correctional Institutions Division, TX

EOW: Saturday, April 4, 1981

Cause: Assault

Trooper Howard Wayne Jordan

Texas Department of Public Safety - Texas Highway Patrol, TX

EOW: Tuesday, June 2, 1981

Cause: Struck by vehicle

Refuge Officer Beau W. Sauselein

United States Department of the Interior - Fish and Wildlife Service - Division of Refuge Law Enforcement, US

EOW: Tuesday, June 9, 1981

Cause: Fire

Deputy Dennis D. Fuller

Merced County Sheriff's Department, CA

EOW: Wednesday, August 19, 1981

Cause: Automobile crash

Sergeant George H. Rupp

Ferry County Sheriff's Department, WA

EOW: Friday, September 11, 1981

Cause: Aircraft accident

Sergeant John McGinn

Worcester Police Department, MA

EOW: Thursday, October 15, 1981

Cause: Heart attack

Corporal Lemon Harvey

Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Tuesday, December 15, 1981

Cause: Gunfire

Trooper Billy M. Langham

Mississippi Department of Public Safety - Mississippi Highway Patrol, MS

EOW: Thursday, December 31, 1981

Cause: Gunfire

K9 Asko

Redding Police Department, CA

EOW: Tuesday, May 19, 1981

Cause: Fall

K9 Rooster

Los Angeles Police Department, CA

EOW: Thursday, June 4, 1981

Cause: Fall

K9 Smokey

Boynton Beach Police Department, FL

EOW: Friday, September 18, 1981

Cause: Gunfire (Inadvertent)