Jacob W. Boelens

Jacob W. Boelens

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...
Ottis L. Durkee

Ottis L. Durkee

Type of Officer: Police Officer Jurisdiction: Chetopa County: Labette Death Date: 5/31/1933 Added to Memorial: 2004 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot In the early morning of May 31, 1933, Officer Ottis (Otto) LaDuke Durkee, a forty-two year old Chetopa night police...
Ottis L. Durkee

Melvin C. Hamilton

Type of Officer: Undersheriff Jurisdiction: Labette County County: Labette Death Date: 10/15/1930 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot While transporting two prisoners who had been convicted of robbing the Edna bank, from Oswego to the state...
Ottis L. Durkee

John Van Horn

Type of Officer: Police Officer Jurisdiction: Parsons County: Labette Death Date: 7/27/1899 Added to Memorial: 1994 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot Policeman Van Horn heard two shots fired near the Gulf depot in Parsons on the night of July 27th and went to...
Ottis L. Durkee

Edward R. Kyser

Type of Officer: Police Officer Jurisdiction: Parsons County: Labette Death Date: 12/4/1886 Added to Memorial: 1994 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot Isaac Irwin McCann stole a hat at the Centropolis Hotel in Parsons the night of December 2, 1886. The owner of the hat...
Ottis L. Durkee

William Hogsett

Type of Officer: Special Police Jurisdiction: Oswego County: Labette Death Date: 10/3/1874 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Stabbing William Hugest attempted to quiet a disturbance at the county fairgrounds between John Bagby and another man who were in...