Elmer Cobb

                         Years of Service ~ 1923

        Killed in the line of duty on November 19, 1923

When Elmer Cobb died, he had been with the Boulder Police Department one year and was 45 years old.

Patrolman Cobb was shot and killed by unknown assailants while on his way to work. He was walking from his home to headquarters just six blocks away when he was attacked behind a billboard and shot execution style. His murder was never solved due to Prohibition-era political corruption.

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