Officers Killed in the Line of Duty

Marvin W. Haney

  • Rank: Sergeant
  • Serial Number: 3969
  • Division: A.I.D.
  • Location: Wilshire Blvd and Vermont St.
  • Date Killed: Friday, February 15, 1952
  • Cause of Death: Shot by a Robbery Suspect


Sergeant Marvin Haney was shot and killed by a robbery suspect whom he attempted to question at the corner of Wilshire Boulevard and Vermont Avenue. The suspect was arrested a week later in Los Angeles.

The suspect, a 19 year old youth, was convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to life on April 4, 1952.