Edgar A. Hill

Remembering Those Who Served
Edgar A. Hill, Senior
  • Born in Lone Mountain, Tennessee in 1886
  • Appointed to department on September 12, 1928 as extra Patrolman
  • Appointed Chief June 27, 1929
  • Reduced to Captain January 1, 1930
  • Reduced to Patrolman January 1, 1935
  • Promoted to Detective November 1, 1937
  • Promoted to Detective Sergeant January 1, 1942
  • Appointed to Lieutenant of Patrol January 1, 1948
  • Retired in 1949
  • He had served as Chief of Police in Crawfordsville for 4 years before his appointment to the Lafayette Police Department
  • Deceased December 4, 1953
Edgar A. Hill