Kurt A. Ford

Kurt A. Ford

Type of Officer: Deputy Sheriff Jurisdiction: Harvey County County: Harvey Death Date: 4/9/2005 Added to Memorial: 2006 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot Deputy Kurt A. Ford was fatally wounded on April 9, 2005, when he entered the Newton home of suspect Gregory Moore....
Elmer L. Nonnast

Elmer L. Nonnast

Type of Officer: Game Warden Jurisdiction: Newton County: Harvey Death Date: 5/8/1974 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot Warden Nonnast and another game warden were patrolling the Arkansas River investigating reported illegal snagging and hand...
Harry L. Bolin

Harry L. Bolin

Type of Officer: Assistant Chief of Police Jurisdiction: Newton County: Harvey Death Date: 6/15/1932 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Automobile Accident Chief Bolin was following a car suspected of transporting illegal alcohol. To avoid alerting the...
Albert J. DuFriend

Albert J. DuFriend

Type of Officer: Chief of Police Jurisdiction: Newton County: Harvey Death Date: 11/22/1928 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Internal Hemorrhage Chief DuFriend and Officer Paul Dutton were responding to a store robbery. While en route, DuFriend suffered...
Roy Stewart

Roy Stewart

Type of Officer: Special Officer Jurisdiction: Santa Fe Railroad County: Harvey Death Date: 1/9/1926 Added to Memorial: 2007 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot On August 9, 1921, while riding a locomotive through Newton’s Sand Creek yards, Santa Fe Railway Special...
Carlos B. King

Carlos B. King

Type of Officer: Deputy Sheriff Jurisdiction: Harvey County County: Harvey Death Date: 9/23/1871 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot Deputy Sheriff Carlos King had disarmed one Thomas Edwards for disturbing the peace and had run him out of town....