Category Archives: 1930-1901

Police Officer Wilson Fugate

Details:Police Officer Wilson FugateReno Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Tuesday, July 2, 1929Biographical Information:Age: 58Tour of Duty: 72 yearsBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: Heart attackDate of Incident: Tuesday, July 2, 1929Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: Unknown  Officer Fugate was involved in a fight with suspect. There was a violent struggle and Officer Fugate apparently died of a heart failure a few […]

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Deputized Civilian John Allen

Details:Deputized Civilian John AllenClark County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: September 24, 1928Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: AccidentalDate of Incident: Saturday, December 11, 1926Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: N/A  John Allen, a  Deputized Civilian with Clark County Sheriff’s Office, was killed Wednesday at Pahcoon Arizona. It is alleged either by Jack Walsh or Floyd Hubbard […]

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City Marshal Edward E. Campbell

Details:City Marshal Edward E. CampbellEly Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Sunday, December 19, 1926Biographical Information:Age: 57Tour of Duty: 3 yearsBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: AccidentalDate of Incident: Saturday, December 11, 1926Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: N/A  Marshal Campbell succumbed to injuries received when he was struck in the face by a wooden plank that had been thrown into the […]

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Deputy Sheriff Charles Lewis

Details:Deputy Sheriff Charles LewisElko County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Monday, March 2, 1925Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: 20 yearsBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Monday, March 2, 1925Weapon Used: HandgunSuspect Info: Sentenced to life  Deputy Lewis was shot and killed while walking a man to jail in Elko. The man had been arrested at […]

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Special Agent Eveleigh B. Bates

Details:Special Agent Eveleigh B. BatesSouthern Pacific Railroad Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Saturday, November 8, 1924Biographical Information:Age: 34Tour of Duty: 3 yearsBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: Struck by trainDate of Incident: Saturday, November 8, 1924Location: NevadaWeapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: N/A  Special Agent Eveleigh Bates was killed after falling between two rail cars near Huxley, Nevada. It is believed […]

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Special Agent Atha (Nick) Carter

Details:Special Agent Atha (Nick) CarterUnited States Department of the TreasuryInternal Revenue Service – Prohibition UnitEnd of Watch: Sunday, December 24, 1922Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Tuesday, December 19, 1922Location: NevadaWeapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect Info: Acquitted in State Court  Special Agent Carter died from a gunshot received while trying […]

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Chief of Police John Raymond Nelson

Details:Chief of Police John Raymond NelsonWinnemucca Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Sunday, March 6, 1921Biographical Information:Age: 28Tour of Duty: 4 monthsBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Monday, February 28, 1921Weapon Used: Handgun, pistolSuspect Info: Shot and killed  Chief Nelson succumbed to gunshot wounds received six days earlier while investigating the theft of cases of shoes […]

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Deputy Sheriff George T. Requa

Details:Deputy Sheriff George T. RequaElko County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Friday, March 5, 1920Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Sunday, February 22, 1920Weapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect Info: Apprehended  Deputy Requa and Constable Arthur St. Clair, of the Deeth Constable’s Office, were shot and killed while attempting to arrest […]

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Constable Arthur J. St. Claire

Details:Constable Arthur J. St. ClaireDeeth Constable’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Sunday, February 22, 1920Biographical Information:Age: 28Tour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Sunday, February 22, 1920Weapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect Info: Apprehended  Constable St. Clair and Deputy George Requa, of the Elk County Sheriff’s Office, were shot and killed while attempting to arrest two […]

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Sheriff Mark L. Wildes

Details:Sheriff Mark L. WildesChurchill County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Thursday, May 23, 1918Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Thursday, May 23, 1918Weapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect Info: Shot and killed  Sheriff Wildes was shot and killed while attempting to arrest the son of a wealthy rancher for evading […]

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Posse Member Edward Hogle

Details:Posse Member Edward HogleNevada State PoliceEnd of Watch: Sunday, February 26, 1911Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: 10 daysBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Sunday, February 26, 1911Weapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect Info: Shot and killed  Posse Member Hogle was shot and killed as he rode with a posse who were tracking a group […]

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Deputy Sheriff John Holmes

Details:Deputy Sheriff John HolmesHumboldt County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Saturday August 27, 1910Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Saturday, August 27, 1910Weapon Used: RifleSuspect Info: Apprehended  Deputy Holmes was shot and killed while making his nightly rounds in National, Nevada. He encountered an intoxicated man terrorizing citizens with […]

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Deputy Sheriff William Larkin Stiles

Details:Deputy Sheriff William Larkin StilesHumboldt County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Sunday, November 8, 1908Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Sunday, November 8, 1908Weapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect Info: Acquitted  Deputy Stiles was shot and killed while serving civil papers to a man on the man’s ranch 90 miles northwest […]

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Constable Edwin M. Gilbert

Details:Constable Edwin M. GilbertEly Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Sunday, October 13, 1907Biographical Information:Age: 37Tour of Duty: 10 yearsBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Saturday, October 12, 1907Weapon Used: HandgunSuspect Info: Shot and killed  Constable Gilbert succumbed to gunshot wounds received the previous day when he attempted to settle a dispute between a prostitute […]

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Deputy Ernest Evans

Details:Deputy Ernest EvansEureka County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Thursday, October 17, 1907Biographical Information:Age: 35Tour of Duty: 2 yearsBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Thursday, October 17, 1907Weapon Used: HandgunSuspect Info: Unknown  Deputy Evans was shot and killed when he responded to a disturbance at the local train station. He encountered two men attempting to […]

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Patrolman Charles A. Browne

Details:Patrolman Charles A. BrowneReno Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Sunday, November 10, 1907Biographical Information:Age: 35Tour of Duty: 9 monthsBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: Gunfire (accidental)Date of Incident: Friday, November 8, 1907Weapon Used: Handgun, pistolSuspect Info: Shot and killed  Patrolman Browne was shot and mortally wounded when he attempted to arrest a man who pulled a pistol […]

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Night Watchman Friendly Stone

Details:Night Watchman Friendly StoneCarlin Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Wednesday, September 28, 1907Biographical Information:Age: 45Tour of Duty: 6 monthsBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: Gunfire (accidental)Date of Incident: Tuesday, September 24, 1907Weapon Used: Officer’s handgunSuspect Info: Unknown  Watchman Stone succumbed to injuries sustained the previous night when his service revolver accidentally discharged. Watchman Stone and the city’s […]

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Deputy Sheriff J. J. Monahan

Details:Deputy Sheriff J. J. MonahanLincoln County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Wednesday, June 20, 1906Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Wednesday, June 20, 1906Weapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect Info: Apprehended  Deputy Monahan was shot and killed while trying to keep order during an uprising involving a large group of […]

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Sheriff Thomas Logan

Details:Sheriff Thomas LoganNye County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Saturday, April 7, 1906Biographical Information:Age: 44Tour of Duty: 8 yearsBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Saturday, April 7, 1906Weapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect Info: Acquitted  Sheriff Logan was shot and killed while coming to the aid of a saloon matron in Manhattan, Nevada. The matron was […]

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Police Officer Harry P. Brown

Details:Police Officer Harry P. BrownReno Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Saturday, September 26, 1905Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: AssaultDate of Incident: Saturday, September 26, 1905Weapon Used: PersonSuspect Info: Unknown  Officer Brown was involved in an arrest situation sometime around the first week of September 1905.  The suspect kicked Officer Brown quite […]

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