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Legacy of Heroes Issue 6: The Murder of Frank Beevers

Constable Frank Beevers was the first Edmonton police officer killed in the line of duty.

He worked as a janitor for the Edmonton Police Department. On October 17, 1918, Frank became the victim of a crime while helping the police. His friends in the police department wanted to honour Frank so all Edmontonians would know about the sacrifice he made to keep them safe.
 

Legacy of Heroes: The Murder of Frank Beevers in print is available at the following Edmonton Police Service locations:

  • Downtown Division
  • Northeast Division
  • Southeast Division
  • Southwest Division
  • West Division