Patrolman Christopher M. Dunn

Photo of Patrolman Christopher M. Dunn
End of Watch: Thu, Apr 3rd, 1980
Date of Incident: Thu, Apr 3rd, 1980
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Intentional)
Service Time: 16 years
Age: 27

Survivors

His wife Linda.

Incident

Officer Dunn was shot and killed after he and another officer took a man into custody.

A female companion of the man took a revolver from the man's truck and opened fire, fatally wounding Patrolman Dunn.

Patrolman Dunn was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Agency

Jefferson County Police Department Patch
Louisville Metro Police Department Patch
The Jefferson County Police Department has been disbanded and absorbed by the Louisville Metro Police Department.

Tributes

There are 5 tributes for Patrolman Christopher M. Dunn.

Patrolman Christopher M. Dunn
Left by EMT-A Debra Patrick on Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

I was surprised to find this and I am so proud the Jefferson County Police Dept has placed this on here I was the dispatcher with EMS that day this happened and I have never forgot this incident. I am so sorry that his family had to go through this. My prayers are still with you. Debra Patrick name the day it happen was Debra Pritchett. God Bless You alabamariver@aol.com