Montana Law Enforcement Museum

212 E. Broadway
Philipsburg, MT 59858
(406) 859-6536

City Marshall Perry Downing

Great Falls Police Department

Department Patch

City Marshal Commodore Downing succumbed to injuries sustained several weeks earlier when was struck by a streetcar while responding to a report of a bicycle accident. Marshal Downing had previously served as the sheriff of Cascade County. His wife and daughter survived Commodore Downing.

End of Watch:
November 7, 1895