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...
Larry G Beery

Larry G Beery

Type of Officer: Police Captain Jurisdiction: Kingman County: Kingman Death Date: 4/15/1973 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot While making a routine building check at a drug clinic, Captain Beery, in plain clothes, was ambushed by an unknown...
Robert C. Cowdin

Robert C. Cowdin

Type of Officer: Police Officer Jurisdiction: Ottawa County: Franklin Death Date: 7/7/1963 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Heart Attack Officer Cowdin of the Ottawa Police Department was on loan to the Garnett department, as were other officers from...
Richard Coldren

Richard Coldren

Type of Officer: Police Officer Jurisdiction: Leavenworth County: Leavenworth Death Date: 3/19/1957 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot Officer Coldren and Officer Charles Pierce, in separate cars, responded to bring in a suspect on a trespassing...
Maurice Bedell

Maurice Bedell

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...
Fred Bell

Fred Bell

Type of Officer: Sheriff Jurisdiction: Saline County County: Saline Death Date: 9/17/1952 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Beating; causing Heart Attack During a court hearing for a murder case, the defendant became unruly and combative. As the sheriff...