KCPD Memorial   Lest We Forget
Police Officer
John Virgil Kincaid
Kansas City, Missouri Police Department
End of Watch: Thursday, May 16, 1926
Age: 62
DOB: April 5, 1864
Tour of Duty: 31 years
Cause of death: Fall

Officer Kincaid was injured in a fall in the street while chasing several suspects. He died 10 days later from his injuries.

Officer Kincaid was previously seriously injured in 1909 when he was run down by a runaway horse and carriage.

Officer Kincaid, 62, was with the police department for 31 years, being appointed as an officer on May 4, 1895, and was survived by his wife, Mary Ellen Kincaid, daughter, Grace, and brothers, Charles and William. Parents: Rolin & Mary Kincaid. Interred: Mount Moriah Cemetery, Kansas City, Missouri.

Article by Brent Marchant