Category Archives: G-L First Name

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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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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Deputy Sheriff Harry Mannon

Details:Deputy Sheriff Harry MannonNye County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Wednesday, April 5, 1905Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: 1 monthBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Thursday, March 23, 1905Weapon Used: HandgunSuspect Info: Unknown  Deputy Mannon succumbed to gunshot wounds sustained two weeks earlier while he and another deputy attempted to arrest five men who […]

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Night Watchman Joe Mulholland

Details:Night Watchman Joe MulhollandLas Vegas Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Sunday, October 1, 1905Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Sunday, October 1, 1905Weapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect Info: Acquitted  Watchman Mulholland was shot and killed by a man he had arrested earlier in the night. After taking the man […]

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Police Officer Humphrey Symons

Details:Police Officer Humphrey SymonsGold Hill Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Monday, July 21, 1879Biographical Information:Age: 35Tour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Monday, July 21, 1879Weapon Used: HandgunSuspect Info: Sentenced to life  Officer Symons was shot and killed while investigating a domestic disturbance. He was walking passed a house when he heard a […]

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Undersheriff J. J. Ellis

Details:Undersheriff J. J. EllisElko County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Saturday, March 21, 1874Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: ExposureDate of Incident: Saturday, March 21, 1874Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: N/A  Undersheriff Ellis succumbed to the cold while returning to Elko after collecting court fees. A massive search was launched after he failed to […]

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Sheriff John L. Blackburn

Details:Sheriff John L. BlackburnCarson County Sheriff’s Office, NevadaEnd of Watch: Tbursday, November 28, 1861Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: 2 yearsBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: StabbedDate of Incident: Thursday, November 28, 1861Weapon Used: Edged weapon, knifeSuspect Info: Shot and killed  Sheriff Blackburn was stabbed to death while attempting to arrest a suspect he had released from the […]

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