James J. Hess
End of Watch: 1919
Police Officer Hess, while inside DiGildoâ€™s Saloon, unknowingly had his revolver removed from his holster. He exited the bar, and then went back inside to look for his service weapon. Officer Danowitz became engaged in a struggle for his weapon with the offender and was shot and killed. He was 31 years-old and served the Department for 10 months.