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...
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...
Robert C. Cowdin

Milton L. Davis

Type of Officer: Undersheriff Jurisdiction: Dickinson County County: Dickinson Death Date: 4/24/1949 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot Undersheriff Milton Davis and his brother, Sheriff Elmer Davis, answered a disturbance call at the farm of...
Robert C. Cowdin

Elmer F. Davis

Elmer F. Davis Type of Officer: Sheriff Jurisdiction: Dickinson County County: Dickinson Death Date: 4/24/1949 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot Sheriff Elmer Davis and his brother, Undersheriff Milton Davis, answered a disturbance call at the...
Robert C. Cowdin

Michael F. Churchill

Type of Officer: Chief of Police Jurisdiction: Osawatomie County: Miami Death Date: 2/3/1947 Added to Memorial: 1987 Circumstances of Death: Gunshot Chief Churchill, with city engineer Harvey Earp, went to the home of George Miller to serve a warrant charging Miller...