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Police Department

In Memoriam

A Tribute to the Brave Nashville Law Enforcement Professionals Who Died in the Line of Duty in Service to a Grateful City

Since the establishment of Metropolitan Government

  • Officer Michael Petrina
    Officer Michael Petrina
    May 10, 2014
  • Officer Christy Dedman
    Officer Christy Dedman
    July 19, 2004
  • Officer Candace Ripp
    Officer Candace Ripp
    December 8, 2001
  • Trooper John Mann
    Trooper John Mann
    January 1, 2001
  • Goodlettsville PD Detective Lynn Hicks
    Goodlettsville PD Detective Lynn Hicks
    May 22, 1999
  • Police Officer Paul Scurry
    Police Officer Paul Scurry
    May 17, 1996
  • Sheriff Deputy Jerry Newson
    Sheriff Deputy Jerry Newson
    September 22, 1995
  • Lt. James Ronnie Woodard
    Lt. James Ronnie Woodard
    October 9, 1991
  • Police Officer William Lee Bowlin
    Police Officer William Lee Bowlin
    August 4, 1982
  • Lt. John W. Smith, III
    Lt. John W. Smith, III
    May 14, 1980
  • Police Officer Edward L. Tarkington
    Police Officer Edward L. Tarkington
    December 17, 1978
  • Police Officer Steven R. Pinkleton
    Police Officer Steven R. Pinkleton
    July 15, 1978
  • Police Officer George H. Hall
    Police Officer George H. Hall
    February 23, 1976
  • Police Officer Curtis Jordan
    Police Officer Curtis Jordan
    January 6, 1976
  • Police Officer Raymond Leroy Wheeler
    Police Officer Raymond Leroy Wheeler
    November 5, 1973
  • Police Officer Robert Lloyd Williams
    Police Officer Robert Lloyd Williams
    May 2, 1968
  • Police Officer Charles Wayne Thomasson
    Police Officer Charles Wayne Thomasson
    March 17, 1968
  • Police Officer Thomas E. Johnson
    Police Officer Thomas E. Johnson
    January 16, 1968
  • Motorcycle Officer Carroll G. Bargatze
    Motorcycle Officer Carroll G. Bargatze
    October 16, 1965
  • Patrolman Charles R. Byrd
    Patrolman Charles R. Byrd
    September 26, 1963

Before the establishment of Metropolitan Government

  • Electrician Dan E. Crick
    Electrician Dan E. Crick
    July 23, 1948
  • Patrolman Robert B. Sandefur
    Patrolman Robert B. Sandefur
    July 3, 1943
  • Deputy Melvin Cooper Fleming
    Deputy Melvin Cooper Fleming
    June 24, 1942
  • Detective Charles Dow Mundy
    Detective Charles Dow Mundy
    June 24, 1942
  • Motorcycle Officer William Ray Holbrook
    Motorcycle Officer William Ray Holbrook
    March 15, 1939
  • Detective Albert Alex Foster
    Detective Albert Alex Foster
    March 20, 1936
  • Patrolman Paul W. Cavender
    Patrolman Paul W. Cavender
    May 7, 1935
  • Patrolman Charles B. Sanders
    Patrolman Charles B. Sanders
    March 17, 1934
  • Detective George W. Redmond
    Detective George W. Redmond
    September 25, 1933
  • Patrolman Michael J. Mulverhill
    Patrolman Michael J. Mulverhill
    May 9, 1931
  • Night Workhouse Keeper Charles H. Fudge
    Night Workhouse Keeper Charles H. Fudge
    November 26, 1925
  • Sergeant Archie B. Wood
    Sergeant Archie B. Wood
    November 12, 1924
  • Patrolman John True
    Patrolman John True
    August 4, 1924
  • Patrolman John Henry Johnson
    Patrolman John Henry Johnson
    July 31, 1921
  • Patrolman John Edwards Friel
    Patrolman John Edwards Friel
    September 24, 1918
  • Sergeant John B. Milliron
    Sergeant John B. Milliron
    July 12, 1916
  • Detective Lem G. Thompason
    Detective Lem G. Thompson
    December 12, 1915
  • Patrolman Andrew Harrison Roberts, Sr.
    Patrolman Andrew Harrison Roberts, Sr.
    July 15, 1914
  • Patrolman John Thomas Ryan
    Patrolman John Thomas Ryan
    March 5, 1914
  • Patrolman Washington Wright
    Patrolman Washington Wright
    March 4, 1914
  • Patrolman Benjamin F. Dowell
    Patrolman Benjamin F. Dowell
    December 7, 1903
  • Patrolman Daniel Summitt
    Patrolman Daniel Summitt
    May 1, 1899
  • Patrolman John M. Arnold
    Patrolman John M. Arnold
    February 12, 1885
  • Patrolman Robert T. Frazier
    Patrolman Robert T. Frazier
    April 30, 1875

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