Scott Dawley

Fallen officer, Scott R. Dawley, of the Nelsonville Police Department was honored, Thursday, by Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost and the Ohio Peace Officer’s Training Commission.

Dawley was killed in three-vehicle accident while responding to call of “shots fired” last August. His cruiser collided with a pair of other vehicles at the intersection of East Canal Street and Hocking Street. Dawley was life flighted to O’Bleness Hospital where he died from injuries suffered in the collision.

This year’s Fallen Officers Memorial Wall was held at the Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy. in London, Ohio.

Trending Recipe Videos

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.