Daniel R. Abramovitz

Daniel R. Abramovitz

Type of Officer: Deputy SheriffJurisdiction: Leavenworth CountyCounty: LeavenworthDeath Date: 10/30/2020Added to Memorial: 2021Circumstances of Death:On the late afternoon of October 30, 2020, Deputy Corporal Daniel Abramovitz, age 59, while operating his patrol...
Mark Avery

Mark Avery

Type of Officer: Corrections OfficerJurisdiction: LansingCounty: LeavenworthDeath Date: 5/23/1993Added to Memorial: 1994Circumstances of Death: BeatingCorrections Officers Mark Avery and Michael Bidatsch were on routine duty supervising the Lansing Correctional...
Robert D. Hurd

Robert D. Hurd

Type of Officer: Corrections OfficerJurisdiction: LansingCounty: LeavenworthDeath Date: 10/11/1981Added to Memorial: 1987Circumstances of Death: StabbingCorrections Officer Hurd was stabbed to death by an inmate at the state penitentiary. The inmate was angered by a...
Donald R. Martin

Donald R. Martin

Type of Officer: Corrections OfficerJurisdiction: LansingCounty: LeavenworthDeath Date: 8/19/1978Added to Memorial: 1987Circumstances of Death: BeatingOn August 14, 1978, Corrections Officer Martin had been assigned to the state penitentiary hospital unit. He was...
Robert D. Hurd

John W. Johnson

Type of Officer: Corrections OfficerJurisdiction: US PenitentiaryCounty: LeavenworthDeath Date: 11/14/1922Added to Memorial: 2006Circumstances of Death: GunshotCorrections Officer John W. Johnson was fatally stabbed by an inmate while working on the third tier of “B”...
Robert D. Hurd

Wayne L. Selle

Type of Officer: Corrections OfficerJurisdiction: LeavenworthCounty:LeavenworthDeath Date: 7/31/1973Added to Memorial: 2006Circumstances of Death: GunshotCorrections Officer Wayne L. Selle was stabbed to death during an inmate disturbance that started in “A”...