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Photo gallery: Salt Lake police officer killed in the line of duty 92 years ago is honored with plaque

Published: Monday, April 29 2013 4:24 p.m. MDT

A plaque is placed at the Gallivan Center in memory of detective Green B. Hamby, who was killed 92 years ago while tracking down a burglary suspect, Monday, April 29, 2013, in Salt Lake City. (Tom Smart, Deseret News) A plaque is placed at the Gallivan Center in memory of detective Green B. Hamby, who was killed 92 years ago while tracking down a burglary suspect, Monday, April 29, 2013, in Salt Lake City. (Tom Smart, Deseret News)

SALT LAKE CITY — The Salt Lake City Police Department Monday dedicated a plaque in memory of an officer killed in the line of duty 92 years ago.

Detective Green B. Hamby was shot and killed near where the Gallivan Center now stands while tracking down a burglary suspect.

The plaque is at the Gallivan Center.

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