Montana Law Enforcement Museum

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

Sheriff James Webb

Yellowstone County Sheriff's Department

James Webb Department Patch

Sheriff Webb was shot and killed near Roudup while attempting to apprehend a man for stealing horses. The suspect was later apprehended and killed by a posse.
Over 2,500 people attended Sheriff Webb’s funeral.

End of Watch:
March 24, 1908