Dorian L. Halvorson
Commission Date: November 12, 1968
Patrol Officer - Died: September 24, 1976
On September 24, 1976, during the evening hours, Seattle Police Officer Dorian L. Halvrson was shot and killed in the line of duty. Officer Halvorson and two other officers responded to a call of gunshots at a house in the 9200 block of 17th Avenue Southwest. Officers arrived and approached the basement door. A juvenile male emerged with a gun and shot Officer Halvorson. The other officers returned fire, killing the suspect. Officer Dorian L. Halvorson died at the scene.
Officer Halvorson is survived by his wife Judy.