Officers Killed in the Line of Duty

Donald C. Hathaway

  • Rank: Policeman
  • Serial Number: Unknown
  • Division: Unknown
  • Location: 24th / Main St
  • Date Killed: Monday, May 24, 1920
  • Cause of Death: Shot by a Robbery Suspect


Policeman Hathaway was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a robbery suspect. He was driving to work when he observed the suspect robbing citizens on the roadside. He was shot when he stopped and exited his vehicle. The suspect was convicted and hanged and San Quentin Prison.