Matthew Samuels

Matthew Samuels

Type of Officer: Sheriff Jurisdiction: Greenwood County County: Greenwood Death Date: 1/19/2005 Added to Memorial: 2006 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot Sheriff Matthew Samuels was serving a search and arrest warrant at a home in a remote part of Greenwood County....
Evan Yoakum

Evan Yoakum

Type of Officer: City Marshal Jurisdiction: Fall River County: Greenwood Death Date: 4/5/1930 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot City Marshal Yoakum ordered Henry Giles, who was drinking and creating a disturbance, to leave town. Giles later...
Jacob N. Elliott

Jacob N. Elliott

Type of Officer: Police Officer Jurisdiction: Eureka County: Greenwood Death Date: 11/16/1922 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot Officer Elliott was on night patrol and interrupted two burglars attempting to break into the variety store. Evidently...