Sergeant Dennis J. Whalen

Photo of Sergeant Dennis J. Whalen
End of Watch: Tue, Jan 1st, 1924
Date of Incident: Not Known
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Intentional)
Service Time: 34 years
Age: 57


Sergeant Dennis Whalen was shot and killed as he attempting to arrest suspects wanted for the murders of Patrolman Homer Riggle and Patrolman Andrew Lynch 11 years earlier.

Information obtained from the Officer Down Memorial Page.


Kansas City Police Department Patch
1125 Locust Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64106
(816) 234-5180


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