Officer William Porter
La Grange Police Department, Kentucky
- Age: 55
- Tour: unknown
- End of Watch: February 25, 1955
- Chair Delivery: February 7, 2019
Patrolman William Porter was shot and killed as he and the chief of police attempted to arrest a suspect who had robbed a supermarket. Patrolman Porter and the chief located the suspect passing through LaGrange. As their patrol pulled alongside the suspect’s vehicle the man opened fire, striking Patrolman Porter in the forehead.