Officer Rank: Chief of Police
Memorial Panel: 17-E: 26
Department: Carver, Massachusetts, P.D.
End of Watch: September 23, 1908
Years of Service: 5
Description: Chief Vaughan and Officer Arthur Atwood were stabbed by a suspect as they attempted to serve a warrant. Officer Atwood, who survived his injuries, fatally shot the suspect. Chief Vaughan was transported to the hospital with a stab wound to the chest and died three days later.