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Legislation #: 900726 Introduction Date: 11/21/1990
Type: Special Action Effective Date: none
Sponsor: None
Title: On the death of Police Sergeant Robert Michael Watts.

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11/21/1990

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11/21/1990

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RESOLUTION NO. 900726

 

On the death of Police Sergeant Robert Michael Watts.

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WHEREAS, the City Council was saddened to learn of the death of Police Sergeant Robert Watts who died in the line of duty November 15, 1990; and

 

WHEREAS, Sergeant Watts joined the Police Department in 1971 and held a variety of assignments including patrol and investigations in the homicide unit and was appointed to the position of Sergeant in 1979; and

 

WHEREAS, during his 19 year career on the Police Department, Sergeant Watts was often honored and commended for his service to the Department and the community; and

 

WHEREAS, his death was a result of a collision between his motorcycle and another vehicle while Sergeant Watts was responding to a call for assistance at a residential fire which was typical of his attitude for involvement and assistance; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

That the Mayor and Council are saddened by the death of Police Sergeant Robert Michael Watts who died in the line of duty November 15, 1990.

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that a copy of this Resolution be spread upon the Minutes of the Council in testimony thereof and a copy hereof be presented to the family of Sergeant Watts in token of the sincere respect and affection with which he was regarded, and of the deep sympathy hereby extended to the bereaved family.

 

 

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