Robert E. Overton

Remembering Those Who Served
Robert Edmund Overton
  • Born on October 25, 1922 in Lafayette, Indiana
  • Appointed to the department as a Patrolman on August 16, 1947
  • Promoted to Patrolman 2nd Class on November 16, 1947
  • Promoted to Patrolman 1st Class on May 16, 1948
  • Promoted to Sergeant of Detectives on December 1, 1952
  • Promoted to Captain of Traffic on May 1, 1963
  • Assigned Captain of Detectives on January 1, 1964
  • Retired on February 1, 1968
  • Deceased on May 4, 1979