Robert D. Melton

Robert D. Melton

Type of Officer: Police CaptainJurisdiction: Kansas CityCounty: WyandotteDeath Date: 07/19/2016Added to Memorial: 2017Circumstances of Death: GunshotOn July 19, 2016, Kansas City, Kansas Police Captain Robert Melton #1799 was killed by gunfire. On aforementioned date,...
Brad Lancaster

Brad Lancaster

Type of Officer: Police DetectiveJurisdiction: Kansas CityCounty: WyandotteDeath Date: 05/09/2016Added to Memorial: 2017Circumstances of Death: GunshotOn May 19, 2016, Kansas City, Kansas Police Detective Brad Lancaster #1912 was killed by gunfire. On aforementioned...
Douglas E. Bunch

Douglas E. Bunch

Type of Officer: Police Officer Jurisdiction: Kansas CityCounty: WyandotteDeath Date: 3/29/1983Added to Memorial: 1987Circumstances of Death: Heart AttackWhile assisting with a burglary call, Bunch took part in a foot pursuit. Following the incident, Bunch, who was 38...
Paul J. Weber

Paul J. Weber

Type of Officer: Parole OfficerJurisdiction: Kansas CityCounty: WyandotteDeath Date: 10/19/1976Added to Memorial: 1987Circumstances of Death: StabbingParole Officer Weber went to the home of a parolee at the mother’s request to have her son move out. As Weber followed...
Harry Hedrick

Harry Hedrick

Type of Officer: Deputy SheriffJurisdiction: Wyandotte CountyCounty: WyandotteDeath Date: 8/29/1954Added to Memorial: 1987Circumstances of Death: GunshotBedell and his partner, Louis LeManske, were on patrol when they were flagged down by a robbery victim who pointed...
Paul J. Weber

Fred Schaumeyer

Type of Officer: Police OfficerJurisdiction: Kansas CityCounty: WyandotteDeath Date: 2/12/1948Added to Memorial: 1987Circumstances of Death: AccidentOn February 12, 1948, Officer Shaumeyer was investigating a report of a car parked on the Frisco railroad tracks....