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“Fallen But Not Forgotten”


11 FALLEN OFFICERS FOUND IN OK


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Gay Carter


EOW: 11/13/1998

Food Services Supervisor Gay Carter was stabbed to death by an inmate who was working in the kitchen that was being monitored by Supervisor Carter.

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Raymond Chandler


EOW: 12/18/1980

Correctional Officer Raymond Chandler was killed in a fight with a former inmate in a shopping center while off duty. Officer Chandler was doing hi...

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Kenneth Denton


EOW: 08/03/1989

Correctional Officer Kenneth Denton suffered a fatal heart attack while supervising five inmate road workers.

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Herman Drover


EOW: 01/19/1914

Officer Herman Drover, Deputy Warden D.C. Oates and Sergeant Fred Godfrey were shot and killed at the Oklahoma State Prison by three prisoners who ...

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Jess Dunn


EOW: 08/10/1941

Warden Jess Dunn was shot and killed by an inmate during an escape attempt.

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Allen Gamble


EOW: 06/06/2000

Correctional Sergeant Allen Gamble was stabbed in the neck from behind on June 5 by an inmate who had just savagely attacked a fellow Officer. Serg...

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Fred Godfrey


EOW: 01/19/1914

Sergeant Godfrey, Deputy Warden D.C. Oates and Officer H.H. Drover were shot and killed at the Oklahoma State Prison by three prisoners who were at...

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Jeffery McCoy


EOW: 05/18/2012

Probation/Parole Officer Jeffery McCoy was shot and killed while performing a pre-release supervision check at a home in Midwest City, Oklahoma. A...

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D.C. Oates


EOW: 01/19/1914

Deputy Warden D.C. Oates, Sergeant Fred Godfrey and Officer H.H. Drover were shot and killed at the Oklahoma State Prison by three prisoners who we...

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Donald Reis


EOW: 02/28/1975

Officer Donald Reis was found stabbed to death in the facility chapel. Three inmates were convicted of Officer Reis' murder. The fitness center at...

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Eugene L Young


EOW: 07/28/1989

Lieutenant Young suffered a fatal heart attack shortly after subduing a probation violator who was being taken into custody at the Oklahoma City Pr...

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