Patrolman William H. Scobee

Photo of Patrolman William H. Scobee
End of Watch: Sun, May 9th, 1920
Date of Incident: Not Known
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Intentional)
Service Time: 5 years
Age: 47


He was survived by his wife and daughter.


Patrolman Scobee was shot and killed while investigating a suspicious man in a vehicle in front of 800 East 14th Street. While Patrolman Scobee was questioning the suspect, another man snuck up and shot Patrolman Scobee in the back. IT was later learned that both suspects were robbers and had just attacked a woman.

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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