Robert D. Melton

Robert D. Melton

Type of Officer: Police Captain Jurisdiction: Kansas City County: Wyandotte Death Date: 07/19/2016 Added to Memorial: 2017 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot On July 19, 2016, Kansas City, Kansas Police Captain Robert Melton #1799 was killed by gunfire. On aforementioned...
Brad Lancaster

Brad Lancaster

Type of Officer: Police Detective Jurisdiction: Kansas City County: Wyandotte Death Date: 05/09/2016 Added to Memorial: 2017 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot On May 19, 2016, Kansas City, Kansas Police Detective Brad Lancaster #1912 was killed by gunfire. On...
Douglas E. Bunch

Douglas E. Bunch

Type of Officer: Police Officer Jurisdiction: Kansas City County: Wyandotte Death Date: 3/29/1983 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Heart Attack While assisting with a burglary call, Bunch took part in a foot pursuit. Following the incident, Bunch, who...
Douglas E. Bunch

Paul J. Weber

Type of Officer: Parole Officer Jurisdiction: Kansas City County: Wyandotte Death Date: 10/19/1976 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Stabbing Parole Officer Weber went to the home of a parolee at the mother’s request to have her son move out. As Weber...
Harry Hedrick

Harry Hedrick

Type of Officer: Deputy Sheriff Jurisdiction: Wyandotte County County: Wyandotte Death Date: 8/29/1954 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot Bedell and his partner, Louis LeManske, were on patrol when they were flagged down by a robbery victim who...
Douglas E. Bunch

Fred Schaumeyer

Type of Officer: Police Officer Jurisdiction: Kansas City County: Wyandotte Death Date: 2/12/1948 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Accident On February 12, 1948, Officer Shaumeyer was investigating a report of a car parked on the Frisco railroad tracks....