Fallen Heroes

Baltimore's Fallen Heroes

Police Officer Craig Chandler Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Wednesday, January 9, 2015 Cause: Automobile  accident Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Forrest "Dino" Taylor Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Wednesday, August 29, 2012 Cause: Automobile  accident Baltimore City Police Department  
Police Officer William Henry Torbit, Jr. Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Sunday, January 9, 2011 Cause: Gunfire  (Accidental) Baltimore City Police Department  
Police Officer Thomas Russell "Tommy" Portz, Jr. Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Wednesday, October 20, 2010 Cause:  Automobile accident Baltimore City Police Department Police Officer James Earl Fowler, III Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Monday, September 27, 2010 Cause: Automobile  accident Baltimore City Police Department
Detective Troy Lamont Chesley, Sr. Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Tuesday, January 9, 2007 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Anthony A. Byrd Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, May 19, 2006 Cause: Automobile  accident Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Brian Donte Winder Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Saturday, July 3, 2004 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Detective Thomas G. Newman Baltimore City Police Department EOW:  Saturday, November 23, 2002 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Crystal Deneen Sheffield Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Thursday, August 22, 2002 Cause: Automobile  accident Baltimore City Police Department
Agent Michael Joseph Cowdery, Jr. Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Tuesday, March 13, 2001 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Kevin Joseph McCarthy Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Saturday, October 14, 2000 Cause: Vehicular  assault Baltimore City Police Department
Sergeant John David Platt Baltimore City Police Department EOW:  Saturday, October 14, 2000 Cause: Vehicular assault Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Kevon Malik Gavin Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, April 21, 2000 Cause: Vehicular  assault Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Jamie Allen Roussey Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Wednesday, March 8, 2000 Cause: Automobile  accident Baltimore City Police Department
Flight Officer Barry Winston Wood Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Wednesday, November 4, 1998 Cause: Aircraft  accident Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Harold Jerome Carey Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, October 30, 1998 Cause: Automobile  accident Baltimore City Police Department
Lieutenant Owen Eugene Sweeney, Jr. Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Wednesday, May 7, 1997 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Herman A. Jones, Sr. Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Wednesday, May 26, 1993 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Ira Neil Weiner Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Monday, September 21, 1992 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer William J. Martin Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Tuesday, October 10, 1989 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Robert Alexander Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Tuesday, September 20, 1986 Cause: Struck by  vehicle Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Richard Thomas Miller Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Monday, July 21, 1986 Cause: Vehicular  assault Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Vincent J. Adolfo Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Monday, November 18, 1985 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Richard J. Lear Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Tuesday, October 8, 1985 Cause: Struck by  vehicle Baltimore City Police Department
Detective Marcellus Ward Baltimore City Police Department EOW:  Monday, December 3, 1984 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Ronald L. Tracey Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Monday, July 20, 1981 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer William D. Albers Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Sunday, August 19, 1979 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Nelson F. Bell, Jr. Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, October 27, 1978 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Sergeant Robert John Barlow Baltimore City Police Department EOW:  Sunday, April 23, 1978 Cause: Heart attack Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Edgar J. Rumpf Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Wednesday, February 15, 1978 Cause: Fire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Jimmy Dale Halcomb Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, April 16, 1976 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Timothy B. Ridenour Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Monday, October 27, 1975 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Edward S. Sherman Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Saturday, September 13, 1975 Cause: Duty related  illness Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Martin Joseph Greiner Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Tuesday, December 10, 1974 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Milton I. Spell Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Thursday, August 15, 1974 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Detective Sergeant Frank William Grunder, Jr. Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Thursday, August 1, 1974 Cause:  Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Frank Warren Whitby, Jr. Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Sunday, May 5, 1974 Cause:  Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Calvin M. Rodwell Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Saturday, September 22, 1973 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Robert M. Hurley Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Friday, 29 March, 1973 Cause:  Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Norman Frederick Buchman Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Friday, April 6, 1973 Cause:  Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Lorenzo Arnest Gray Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Wednesday, July 26, 1972 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Lieutenant Martin Webb Baltimore City Police Department EOW:  Tuesday, August 3, 1971 Cause: Drowned Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Carl Peterson, Jr. Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Saturday, June 12, 1971 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Donald W. Sager Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, April 24, 1970 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Henry M. Mickey Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Tuesday, March 24, 1970 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer George F. Heim Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, January 16, 1970 Cause: Struck by  vehicle Baltimore City Police Department
Detective Richard F. Bosak Baltimore City Police Department EOW:  Thursday, April 18, 1968 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Frank Ankrom Baltimore City Police Department - Cause: Illness brought on by being struck by a stolen automobile Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer John C. Williams Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Monday, August 21, 1967 Cause: Fire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Frederick K. Kontner Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, February 10, 1967 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer William J. Baumer Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Wednesday, January 25, 1967 Cause: Heart  attack Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Robert Henry Kuhn Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Thursday, July 22, 1965 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Charles R. Ernest Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Wednesday, January 20, 1965 Cause: Struck by  vehicle Baltimore City Police Department
Sergeant Jack Lee Cooper Baltimore City Police Department EOW:  Friday, December 25, 1964 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Teddy L. Bafford Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Thursday, October 15, 1964 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Walter Patrick Matthys Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Friday, September 11, 1964 Cause:  Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Claude J. Profili Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Thursday, February 6, 1964 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Francis R. Stransky Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, January 10, 1964 Cause: Heart attack Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Edward J. Kowalewski Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Monday, July 2, 1962 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Richard D. Seebo Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Saturday, May 26, 1962 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Henry Smith, Jr. Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Saturday, April 7, 1962 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Warren V. Eckert Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Wednesday, November 16, 1960 Cause: Motorcycle  accident Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Richard H. Duvall, Jr. Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Sunday, January 11, 1959 Cause: Gunfire  (Accidental) Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Robert K. Nelson Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, September 19, 1958 Cause: Motorcycle  accident Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer John F. Andrews Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Wednesday, October 9, 1957 Cause: Vehicle  pursuit Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer John R. Phelan Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Saturday, September 29, 1956 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Sergeant James J. Purcell Baltimore City Police Department EOW:  Monday, October 24, 1955 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Walter D. Davis Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Thursday, July 1, 1954 Cause: Automobile  accident Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Aubrey L. Lowman Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Monday, April 19, 1954 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Alfred P. Bobelis Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Sunday, February 14, 1954 Cause: Vehicular  assault Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer James L. Scholl Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Saturday, August 1, 1953 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Roland W. Morgan
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Saturday, January 6, 1951 Cause: Vehicular  assault Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Charles M. Hilbert
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, August 4, 1950 Cause: Vehicular  assault Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Thomas J. O'Neill
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Sunday, October 16, 1949 Cause: Duty related  illness Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer James L. Joyce
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Monday, April 4, 1949 Cause: Automobile  accident Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer John W. Arnold
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Thursday, December 30, 1948 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Thomas J. Burns
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, October 1, 1948 Cause: Motorcycle  accident Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Joseph Daniel Benedict
Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Friday, February 13, 1948 Cause:  Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Patrolman Charles Heart Baltimore City Police  Department EOW:Thursday 13 October 1947 Cause: Illness Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Fred R. Unger
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Monday, January 13, 1947 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Elmer A. Noon
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Wednesday, November 20, 1946 Cause: Heart  attack Baltimore City Police Department
Patrolman James M Shamer
Baltimore City Police  Department EOW:Thursday 27 June 1946 Cause: Illness Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer John B. Bealefeld
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Monday, September 10, 1945 Cause: Duty related  illness Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Patrolman Joseph Waldsachs Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Monday, January 29, 1944 Cause: Struck by  vehicle Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer William S. Knight Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Sunday, November 7, 1943 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer William J. Woodcock Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Sunday, June 13, 1943 Cause: Assault Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer William L. Ryan
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Thursday, June 13, 1940 Cause: Stabbed Baltimore City Police Department
Chief Engineer Joseph Edward Keene
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Tuesday, November 1, 1938 Cause: Fall Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Thomas J. Barlow
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, December 31, 1937 Cause: Vehicular  assault Baltimore City Police Department
Police Capt. Charles A Kahler
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Monday, November 17, 1937 Cause: Heart Attack brought on by interogation Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer John T. King, Jr. Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Monday, December 28, 1936 Cause: Struck by  vehicle Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Carroll Hanley
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Thursday, October 29, 1936 Cause: Vehicular  assault Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Leo Bacon
Baltimore City Police Department EOW:  Friday, October 9, 1936 Cause: Accidental Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Arthur H. Malinofski
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Thursday, October 31, 1935 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Max Hirsh
Baltimore City Police Department EOW:  Thursday, February 14, 1935 Cause: Accidental Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Henry W. Sudmeier
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Thursday, December 20, 1934 Cause: Gunfire  (Accidental) Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer John A. Stapf Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, November 2, 1934 Cause: Struck by  streetcar Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer John Blank Baltimore City Police Department EOW:  Monday, February 12, 1934 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer John R. J. Block
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, April 21, 1933 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Thomas F. Steinacker
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Tuesday, October 4, 1932 Cause: Accidental Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer William A. Bell
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Saturday, January 2, 1932 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer John P. Burns
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Wednesday, January 7, 1931 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Sergeant Joseph F. Carroll
Baltimore City Police Department EOW:  Monday, November 19, 1928 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Sergeant George M. J. May Baltimore City Police Department EOW:  Sunday, February 12, 1928 Cause: Automobile accident Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer William F. Doehler Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, August 5, 1927 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Clerk Thomas J. Dillon
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Monday, July 12, 1926 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Webster E. Schumann
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Tuesday, June 29, 1926 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Roy L. Mitchell
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Sunday, November 1, 1925 Cause: Struck by  vehicle Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer John E Harris
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Sunday, July 3, 1925 Cause: Struck by a student driver in public park Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Patrick J Coniffee
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Sunday, May 17, 1925 Cause: Struck by a streetcar / fractured skull Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer George D. Hart
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, January 2, 1925 Cause: Motorcycle  accident Baltimore City Police Department
Patrolman John Edward Swift
  Baltimore City Police Department EOW:  Sunday, 1925 Cause: illness brought on by an assault Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Charles S. Frank
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, June 20, 1924 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Frank L. Latham
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Sunday, March 2, 1924 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer John J. Lanahan Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Thursday, July 3, 1919 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Patrolman Michael J Egan
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Sunday, 2 October 1920 Cause: Heart Attack Baltimore City Police Department
Police Matron Teresa Foll
Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Tuesday, 19 March 1918 Cause: Illness Baltimore City Police Department
Patrolman Michael Burns Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Tuesday, 22 January 1917 Cause: Electrocuted Baltimore City Police Department
Policeman Herbert Bitzel
Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Tuesday, 21 September 1915 Cause: Hit by Trolley Car Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer George C. Sauer Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Sunday, April 18, 1915 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer  John McGrain Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Monday, 25 November 1912 Cause: Injuried Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Thomas H. Worthington
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Thursday, March 4, 1909 Cause: Electrocuted Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Charles Spitznagle
Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Wednesday, 25 December 1905 Cause: Paralyzed Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer John G. McNamara
Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Wednesday, 22 March 1905 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Mathew Boone
Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Thursday, 26 January 1905 Cause: Illness Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer John a McIntyre
Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Wednesday, 30 July 1902 Cause: Illness Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Charles J. Donohue Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Tuesday, May 20, 1902 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Alonzo B. Bishop
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Tuesday, August 29, 1899 Cause: Automobile  accident Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer John J. Dailey Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Thursday, October 17, 1895 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Michael Neary
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Wednesday, June 20, 1894 Cause: Struck by  train Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer James T. Dunn
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Wednesday, June 20, 1894 Cause: Struck by  train Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Jacob Zapp
Baltimore City Police Department EOW:  Wednesday, July 15, 1891 Cause: Struck by train Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer John T. Lloyd
Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Thursday, July 4, 1889 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Charles W. Fisher Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Sunday, January 6, 1884 Cause: Drowned Baltimore City Police Department
Policeman James T. Harvey Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Sunday, January 12,  1873 Cause: Line of Duty Illness (Small Pox) Baltimore City Police Department
Policeman John H. Dames Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Sunday, January 12,  1873 Cause: Line of Duty Illness (Small Pox) Baltimore City Police Department
Patrolman Franklin Fullum Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Friday, November 22,  1872 Cause: Line of Duty Illness (Small Pox) Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer John Christopher Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Sunday, August 18, 1872 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Detective John H. Richards Baltimore City Police Department EOW:  Thursday, September 14, 1871 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Joseph Clark Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Monday, May 22, 1871 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Charles J. Walsh Baltimore City Police  Department EOW: Thursday, 12 January 1871 Cause: Gunfire (Accidental) Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer James Murphy Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Tuesday, July 5, 1870 Cause: Assault Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Robert M. Rigdon Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Monday, November 8, 1858 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Police Officer Benjamin Benton Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Wednesday, September 22, 1858 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Sergeant William Jourdan Baltimore City Police Department EOW:  Wednesday, October 14, 1857 Cause: Gunfire Baltimore City Police Department
Night Watchman John O'Mayer Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Saturday, November 13, 1856 Cause: Gunfire  (Accidental) Baltimore City Police Department
Night Watchman George Workner Baltimore City Police Department EOW: Tuesday, March 15, 1808 Cause:  Stabbed, Baltimore City Police Department

 

 

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