Officer Carl Dobson, 27, was the first police officer killed in the line of duty in the city of Lockport. Officer Dobson, a motorcycle officer, was killed in a crash on September 30th, 1929. He was a three-week veteran when he ended his watch.
Officer Daniel Jarema was the second Lockport police officer killed in the line of duty in the city of Lockport. Officer Jarema was responding to a report of a man threatening others with a shotgun. The officer's patrol car went out of control and struck a truck head-on.