|Name:||Hart, Peter M.|
|District / Unit:||010 Precinct|
|End of Watch:||20-Jan-1913|
|Incident Details:||Police Officer Peter Hart, 32, was assigned to the 10th Precinct.
On January 20, 1913, Officer Hart was fatally wounded when he attempted to arrest Robert Webb. Officer Hart hid and waited for Webb to arrive to the boarding house he was living in. When Webb arrived, a fierce struggle ensued and Officer Hart was fatally wounded.
Robert Webb was a member of an auto gang. He was found guilty of Officer Hart’s murder and sentenced to life in prison.
Officer Hart was laid to rest in Mount Olivet Cemetery.