Kenneth E Snider

Kenneth E Snider

Type of Officer: Deputy SheriffJurisdiction: Sedgwick CountyCounty: SedgwickDeath Date: 4/18/1997Added to Memorial: 1998Circumstances of Death: StabbingShortly after midnight, Sergeant Snider and three other officers of the Sedgwick County sheriff’s office responded...
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...
Robert D. Hurd

Paul J. Weber

Type of Officer: Parole OfficerJurisdiction: Kansas CityCounty: WyandotteDeath Date: 10/19/1976Added to Memorial: 1987Circumstances of Death: StabbingParole Officer Weber went to the home of a parolee at the mother’s request to have her son move out. As Weber followed...
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”...