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[Arlington Police Department award ceremony recipients, ca. 1990s]

Description: Photograph of three men (dressed in suit and tie) and two women (one in uniform) standing with Police Chief David Kunkle holding awards that were given to them at an award ceremony. A United States flag is behind Chief Kunkle. Left to right are: Gary Krohn, Debbie Ingram, Police Chief David Kunkle, Angie Franco, David Buchanan, and Joel Stephenson.
Date: 199u
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Arlington Police Officer Don Martin, first Range Master]

Description: Photograph of Officer Don Martin (nickname "Booger Red") in uniform holding his pistol. Heading on photograph states he is the first Range Master for the Arlington Police Department.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Arlington Police Officer Fletcher Ray]

Description: Photograph of Officer Fletcher Ray, Arlington's first African American police officer, with Detective Larry Jones and Sergeant Harold White taken at 717 W. Main jail. Both Sergeant White and Officer Ray are in uniform and Detective Jones is in a suit.
Date: 1971?
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Arlington Police Officer Joseph T. Cushman's name on the The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial (NLEOM) in Washington, D.C. with an APD patch beneath it]

Description: Photograph of Officer Cushman's name on The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial (NLEOM) in Washington, D.C. Beneath his name is an APD patch. Officer Cushman was killed in the line of duty by accidental gunfire on June 7, 2001 while performing training for a school shooting.
Date: 200u
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Arlington Police Officer Joseph T. Cushman, rememberence]

Description: Photograph of a collection of items placed on a table as a rememberence of Officer Joseph "Joey" T. Cushman. Officer Cushman was killed in the line of duty by accidental gunfire on April 7, 2001 while performing a school shooting training exercise at Ousley Junior High. Items include an 8x10 photograph in uniform, a 5x7 group photograph, two badges, and awards.
Date: 200u
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Arlington Police Officers, 1960s]

Description: Photograph of police officers taken in the early 1960s. Four officers in tan uniform are sitting at a table and two officers in tan uniform are standing behind them. A plain clothes man in a checked shirt is standing with the two officers on the back row. Back row L-R: Clayton Jordon, James Carmichael, Henry Alder. Front row L-R: Gene Fuqua, Bill Taylor, Gerald Baker, and Robert Burke.
Date: 196u
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Arlington Police Officers Bill Wills, Ed Watson, and Bobby Wiggins, ca. 1960s]

Description: Photograph of three policemen taken in the 1960s at the 401 West Main Street Police Station service window of (L-R) Desk Sergeants Bill Wills, Ed Watson, and Bobby Wiggins. All three men are in tan uniform. Above the window are two signs that say: "Complaints and Information" and "No Vehicle Inspection after 6:00 p.m."
Date: 196u
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Arlington Police Officer Ray Hosack Playing "Taps"]

Description: Photograph of Police Officer Ray Hosack in Honor Guard uniform and Jonathan Spells (citizen volunteer) playing trumpets. They are standing on the side of a stage with a corner of the green curtain and the tip of a flag showing. Trumpets are usually played at funerals, awards ceremonies, and other official events.
Date: 199u
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Arlington Reserve Officers at the Regional Reserve Officers Training Academy, ca. 1970s]

Description: Photograph of a group taken in the late 1970s at the Regional Reserve Officers Training Academy at the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG). The back row is the Reserve Officers from Arlington. It was taken outdoors with a white building covered in ivy in the background. The group is arranged on the sidewalk with the bottom group kneeling off the curb.
Date: 197u
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Arlington Police Station, 717 W. Main Street, building name close-up]

Description: Photograph of a close-up view of the name on the wall of the police building at 717 W. Main Street. The name reads City of Arlington Police Dept. The building opened in 1964. The Police Department remained in this building until it moved to the new, three-story, Main Station on Division Street.
Date: 196u
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Arlington's first parking meter, 1950's]

Description: Photograph of a newspaper clipping from the Fort Worth Star Telegram showing Arlington's first parking meter in the early 1950's. Police Capt. Howard Vaughan is showing Mrs. Marilyn Stovall, secretary to the city manager, how money is removed from the meters. The coins are released from the meter and dropped into a funnel tube that is connected to a secure container. The secure container is then returned to the police station. A brief history of the system is included on this photograph.
Date: 195u
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Image of Arlington Police Officer Gary Harl's handcuffs and pocket knife]

Description: Photograph of the handcuffs and pocket knife carried by Officer Gary Harl when he was killed in the line of duty while making a "routine" traffic stop. He was killed by gunfire on July 16, 1975 when he stopped a man who had been driving a stolen motorcycle. The two men were sitting in the front seat of Officer Harl's police car when the motorcycle driver suddenly shot him. This image shows the handcuffs and the pocket knife with a brief description of the event placed above them.
Date: 1975
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Image of Arlington Police Officer Jerry J. Crocker's pistol, view 1]

Description: Photograph of the pistol carried by Reserve Officer Jerry J. Crocker the night he died in the line of duty October 9, 1992. Officer Crocker and Officer Terry Lewis were killed when their patrol car was struck broadside by a drunk driver driving a tractor trailer. This image shows the pistol with Officer Crocker's name plate above it and a brief description of the event below it.
Date: 1992
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Image of case displaying items from the shooting of Officer Doug Ligon, view 1]

Description: Photograph of a case displaying items from the shooting of Officer Doug Ligon. The case contains news articles with descriptive placards framed against the back of the case, the assault rifle used by the assailant standing upright by the stock, the bullet encased in accetate, the bullet casing in an accetate frame with placard, and a smaller frame with what looks like a description of the case contents.
Date: [1979..1989]
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Image of items recognizing Chaplain Harold Elliott, founder of the Arlington Police Museum]

Description: Photograph of items recognizing Chaplain Harold Elliott as founder of the Police Museum in 1982. The museum was later named for him on his retirement in June 2004. Items include his picture and name with caption reading: "The Police Museum was officially named after its founder and curator, Chaplain Harold Elliott, in June 2004; his parking sign which reads: "Police Chaplain"; a laminated official museum post card with his picture; his badge; and desk set with name plate and police coffee mug. Harold Elliott became a volunteer chaplain for the APD in 1974. In 1982, he became the APD's first full-time police chaplain.
Date: June 2004
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Image of the APD night watchman's clock]

Description: Photograph of the Night Watchman's clock used by Chief Cribbs for the Arlington Police Department in the mid 1930s. It contained a roll of paper that recorded the time and location of the watchman when he inserted a special key from the location he was checking. A special key was housed at each location. It continued in use until the early 1950s at which time officers were required to hand check and note the locked doors to businesses.
Date: 1930
Partner: Arlington Public Library