City Marshal Jesse B. Craig, Sr.

City Marshal Jesse B. Craig, Sr.

Rocky Ford Police Department, Colorado

  • Age: 59
  • Tour: 2 years
  • End of Watch: July 4, 1911
  • Chair Delivery: September 25, 2019

Marshal Craig and Night Marshal Kipper were shot and killed while attempting to arrest a man at the scene of a family disturbance.  While attempting to arrest the man, the family began fighting with the marshals and the man was able to get control of Marshal Craigs pistol and fatally shot both Marshals.