Last Updated: 2009-08-20

Patrolman Bennie F. Williams
End of Watch: Saturday, October 31, 1931

Patrolman Bennie F. Williams

Biographical information



Tour of Duty:

12 years

Badge number:

Not available

Incident Details

Cause of Death:


Date of Incident:

Saturday, October 31, 1931

Weapon Used:

Gun; Unknown type

Suspect Info:

Shot and wounded


Patrolman Williams was shot and killed near Boulevard and Broad Street while chasing two suspects. He had attempted to stop a speeding vehicle when the suspect stopped and fled on foot. During the foot chase one of the suspects shot Patrolman Williams. One of the suspects was also shot and wounded.

Patrolman Williams had been with the agency for 12 years.

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