To the brave officers who have served the City of Hendersonville and died in the line of Duty; And to the officers and staff who have left an everlasting impression by their service, and whom have passed away. Thank You, and we will never forget.
Sergeant W. Glenn Simpson
Sergeant W. Glenn Simpson died while on duty.
He served from 1958 until his death in 1968.
Officer Denny Quay Enevold
Officer Dennie Quay Enevold was shot and killed in the line of duty on November 22, 1981.
See Officer Enevold's memorial page on the ODMP site.
Lieutenant Paul Kraus
Lieutenant Paul Kraus, retired, passed away on November 4, 2002.
Lt. Kraus had served the City for over 25 years and had remained a member of our reserve officer pool.
Police Volunteer Bee Humphrey
H.P.D. Volunteer Bee Humphrey passed away on April 13, 2008.
Bee had been a previous City employee, and a volunteer with our department for many years and was a good friend to many of our employees.
She was also the mother of Gretchen Cree, former magistrate, and the mother-in-law of David Cree, former HCSD deputy.
Captain Daniel Summey
Captain Daniel Summey passed away on March 24, 2012.
Captain Summey was a 29 year veteran of the Hendersonville Police Department. He is a second generation police officer. His father retired as an Asheville Police Officer. Dan mostly commanded the Support Services Bureau during his long and honorable tenure with us. He also served as a Patrol Officer, Patrol Lieutenant, and Captain of Criminal Investigations.
Dan leaves a solid legacy of expertise and effectiveness during his service with the greater Hendersonville community.
He remains in many of our hearts and spirits.