Indianapolis Police Department

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The Indianapolis Police Department has been disbanded and absorbed by the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department.

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The Indianapolis Police Department has been disbanded and absorbed by the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department in Indianapolis, Indiana.

The Indianapolis Police Department had an authorized strength of 1,200 personnel and previously served a population of approximately 795,458.

Fallen Heroes

55 Heroes have given their lives in the line of duty during the history of the Indianapolis Police Department.

Photo of Timothy Jacob "Jake" Laird
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Wed, Aug 18th, 2004
Photo of Teresa Jean Hawkins
Indianapolis Police Department
Motor Vehicle Accident (DUI)
Tue, Aug 17th, 1993
Photo of Matt John Faber
Officer
Matt John Faber
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Tue, Aug 23rd, 1988
Photo of David Larue Sandler
Indianapolis Police Department
Motorcycle Accident
Wed, Jun 4th, 1986
Photo of Paul A. Kortepeter
Indianapolis Police Department
Vehicular Assault
Wed, Jan 19th, 1983
Photo of Jack R. Ohrberg
Detective Sergeant
Jack R. Ohrberg
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Thu, Dec 11th, 1980
Photo of Gerald 'Jerry' F. Griffin
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Tue, Nov 6th, 1979
Photo of Nathan 'Nate' Lincks
Indianapolis Police Department
Motor Vehicle Accident
Tue, Oct 25th, 1977
Photo of Ernest Max Lacy
Sergeant
Ernest Max Lacy
Indianapolis Police Department
Motor Vehicle Accident
Sun, May 22nd, 1977
Photo of James M. Compton Jr.
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Tue, Mar 16th, 1976
Photo of Warren Edward Greene Sr.
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Sat, Dec 20th, 1975
Photo of Ronald H. Manley
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Thu, Dec 12th, 1974
Photo of Robert Edward Schachte
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Tue, Oct 22nd, 1974
Photo of Thomas R. Graham
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Tue, Oct 12th, 1965
Photo of Donald H. Kilbourne
Indianapolis Police Department
Motor Vehicle Accident (Pursuit)
Fri, Nov 13th, 1964
Photo of Albert A. Kelly
Inspector
Albert A. Kelly
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Thu, Dec 6th, 1956
Photo of Edward H. Berry
Officer
Edward H. Berry
Indianapolis Police Department
Motor Vehicle Accident (Pursuit)
Thu, Feb 4th, 1954
Photo of Ray Whobrey
Sergeant
Ray Whobrey
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Fri, Apr 24th, 1953
Photo of Aruthur L. Reifeis
Auxiliary Officer
Aruthur L. Reifeis
Indianapolis Police Department
Struck By Vehicle (Negligence)
Mon, Mar 9th, 1953
Photo of John L. Sullivan
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Wed, Jul 23rd, 1952
Photo of James T. Gaughan
Detective Sergeant
James T. Gaughan
Indianapolis Police Department
Motor Vehicle Accident (Negligence)
Sat, Sep 8th, 1951
Photo of Clarence G. Snorden
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Tue, Jun 26th, 1951
Photo of Robert J. Baker
Officer
Robert J. Baker
Indianapolis Police Department
Vehicular Assault
Sat, Oct 2nd, 1948
Photo of Marshall R. Foster
Indianapolis Police Department
Struck By Vehicle (Accidental)
Fri, Jul 4th, 1947
Photo of Byron Douglas Todd
Motorcycle Policeman
Byron Douglas Todd
Indianapolis Police Department
Motorcycle Accident (Pursuit)
Fri, Oct 9th, 1942
Photo of James J. Reilly
Motorcycle Policeman
James J. Reilly
Indianapolis Police Department
Motorcycle Accident (Pursuit)
Thu, Jan 29th, 1942
Photo of Harry A. Bolin
Officer
Harry A. Bolin
Indianapolis Police Department
Trauma (Accidental)
Thu, Aug 15th, 1940
Photo of Alvie C. Emmelman
Motorcycle Policeman
Alvie C. Emmelman
Indianapolis Police Department
Motorcycle Accident
Sun, May 29th, 1938
Photo of Richard Rivers
Officer
Richard Rivers
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Mon, Apr 27th, 1936
Photo of Orville E. Quinnette
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Wed, Dec 18th, 1935
Photo of Lester E. Jones
Sergeant
Lester E. Jones
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Tue, Feb 7th, 1933
Photo of Carl W. Heckman
Detective Sergeant
Carl W. Heckman
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Sat, Jan 3rd, 1931
Photo of Roscoe C. Shipp
Motorcycle Policeman
Roscoe C. Shipp
Indianapolis Police Department
Motor Vehicle Accident (Pursuit)
Wed, Jul 24th, 1929
Photo of Paul P. Miller
Officer
Paul P. Miller
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Wed, Jul 18th, 1928
Photo of Norman Leslie Schoen
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Tue, Mar 6th, 1928
Photo of William C. Mueler
Motorcycle Policeman
William C. Mueler
Indianapolis Police Department
Motorcycle Accident (Pursuit)
Fri, Mar 2nd, 1928
Photo of Charles Everett Carter Jr.
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Mon, May 9th, 1927
Photo of John F. Buchanon
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Fri, Jul 9th, 1926
Photo of Jesse N. Louden
Officer
Jesse N. Louden
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Sun, Jun 17th, 1923
Photo of William Whitfield
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Mon, Nov 27th, 1922
Photo of David S. Richards
Police Officer
David S. Richards
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Tue, Jan 3rd, 1922
Photo of Maurice Murphy
Sergeant
Maurice Murphy
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Thu, Mar 4th, 1920
Photo of Wade Hull
Sergeant
Wade Hull
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Wed, Sep 10th, 1919
Photo of Marion E. Ellis
Officer
Marion E. Ellis
Indianapolis Police Department
Fall (Accidental)
Wed, Jan 23rd, 1918
Photo of John P. De rossette
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Tue, Jan 30th, 1917
Photo of James D. Hagerty
Lieutenant
James D. Hagerty
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Fri, Jun 23rd, 1916
Photo of Elmer C. Anderson
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Accidental)
Fri, Jan 15th, 1915
Photo of John E. McKinney
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Thu, Mar 28th, 1912
Photo of Arthur F. Barrows
Indianapolis Police Department
Electrocution (Accidental)
Sun, Jun 4th, 1911
Photo of Joseph Krupp
Officer
Joseph Krupp
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Tue, Apr 19th, 1910
Photo of Edward J. Petticord
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Tue, Oct 2nd, 1906
Photo of Charles J. Russell
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Sun, Sep 30th, 1906
Photo of William Edward Dolby
Indianapolis Police Department
Electrocution (Accidental)
Sat, Jul 14th, 1906
Photo of Charles A. Ware
Officer
Charles A. Ware
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Wed, Apr 28th, 1897
Photo of Hugh Burns
Officer
Hugh Burns
Indianapolis Police Department
Gunfire (Intentional)
Mon, Aug 28th, 1882