John Teter

John Teter

Type of Officer: Chief of Police Jurisdiction: Oxford County: Sumner Death Date: 4/9/1995 Added to Memorial: 1995 Circumstances of Death: Automobile Accident Oxford Police Chief John Teter was critically injured April 2nd when he lost control of the vehicle he was...
Morgan W K

Morgan W K

Type of Officer: Deputy Sheriff Jurisdiction: Sumner County County: Sumner Death Date: 9/22/1935 Added to Memorial: 1999 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot In the early morning hours of Sunday, September 22, 1935, Officer Morgan was making his rounds as night watchman in...
Nicholas P Damett

Nicholas P Damett

Type of Officer: Deputy Sheriff and Constable Jurisdiction: Sumner County County: Sumner Death Date: 11/20/1920 Added to Memorial: 2004 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot On the the evening of November 20, 1920, Sumner County Deputy Sheriff Nicholas “Nick”...
John P. Cates

John P. Cates

Type of Officer: Special Officer Jurisdiction: Santa Fe Railroad County: Sumner Death Date: 6/1/1911 Added to Memorial: 2007 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot Shortly after midnight on June 1, 1911, Santa Fe Railway Special Officer John Cates was checking security seals...
Cassius M. Hollister

Cassius M. Hollister

Type of Officer: Deputy Sheriff Jurisdiction: Sumner County County: Sumner Death Date: 10/18/1884 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot Deputy Sheriff “Cash” Hollister, a former deputy U.S. Marshal, and George Davis, a member of a posse, attempted to...
Edward Scotten

Edward Scotten

Type of Officer: Deputy Policeman Jurisdiction: Hunnewell County: Sumner Death Date: 9/2/1884 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot Deputy Ed Scotten was killed when he attempted to disarm four cowboys who were “shooting up” the town. On August 12,...