LBPD FALLEN OFFICERS

We salute these officers who made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty.

Edward R. Davenport, Corporal, February 3, 2003

Jesse M. Ream, Motor Patrolman, February 28, 1950

Daryle Wayne Black, Detective, April 30, 2000

Marlin Leroy Evans, Patrolman, July 17, 1949

Karl Duane Simons, Police Officer, October 13, 1996

Cecil W. Singer, Motor Patrolman, November 18, 1945

Lloyd M. Lund, Motor Officer, October 30, 1981

Harold W. Irwin, Motor Patrolman, March 20, 1945

Gary O. Elkins, Police Officer, January 1, 1976

Sylvia M. Sievers, Crossing Guard, November 19, 1943

Franke N. Lewis, Police Officer, December 13, 1975

Engelbrit Larson, Sergeant, February 25, 1942

Robert R. Birdsall, Police Officer, September 15, 1975

Delbert Pius Buckman, Motor Patrolman, February 14, 1940

Donald V. Knott, Patrolman, August 26, 1967

William J. Maclean, Patrolman, December 12, 1934

William L. Isham, Patrolman, August 26, 1967

Ralph A. Morgan, Patrolman, July 13, 1931

Robert G. Smith, Motor Patrolman, December 12, 1965

George A. Walls, Motor Patrolman, November 18, 1928

Richard R. Lefebvre, Patrolman, August 15, 1965

Robert H. Halstead, Motor Patrolman, May 6, 1926

Vernon J. Owings, Patrolman, June 24, 1960

Orlando E. Bridgeman, Patrolman, March 21, 1923

Frederick Walsh, Jr., Patrolman, January 20, 1957

J.R. Wilkinson, Police Officer, January 17, 1923

Robert H. Morgan, Motor Patrolman, November 2, 1950

Thomas C. Borden, Mounted Patrolman, March 17, 1912



ANNUAL POLICE AND FIRE MEMORIAL SERVICE

Community members and representatives from the Long Beach Police Department, Long Beach Fire Department, local dignitaries, and elected officials gather to pay tribute and honor the Long Beach Police Officers and Firefighters who have lost their lives in the performance of their duties.

To date, 28 Long Beach Police Officers have paid the ultimate sacrifice and given their lives in the line of duty. Their names are engraved on the Police Memorial at the foot of Chestnut Avenue south of Broadway.